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Phenylacetic acid

analytical standard

Synonym(s):
α-Toluic acid, α-Tolylic acid, PAA, Benzeneacetic acid
Linear Formula:
C6H5CH2CO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
136.15
Beilstein:
1099647
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

Quality Level

grade

analytical standard

vapor density

~4 (vs air)

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 97 °C)

assay

≥99.0% (GC)

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

bp

265 °C (lit.)

mp

76-78 °C (lit.)

density

1.081 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

cleaning products
cosmetics
flavors and fragrances
food and beverages
personal care

format

neat

SMILES string

OC(=O)Cc1ccccc1

InChI

1S/C8H8O2/c9-8(10)6-7-4-2-1-3-5-7/h1-5H,6H2,(H,9,10)

InChI key

WLJVXDMOQOGPHL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Phenylacetic acid may be used as a reference standard in the determination of phenylacetic acid in the methanolic extract of the aerial parts of Justicia wynaadensis using gas-chromatography coupled with mass spectrometry (GC-MS).
Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

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Warning

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Irrit. 2

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

269.6 °F

Flash Point(C)

132 °C

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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GC-MS Analysis of phytocomponents in the methanolic extract of Justicia wynaadensis (nees) T. anders.
Ponnamma US and Manjunath K
International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, 3(3), 570-576 (2012)

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