PHR1203

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Benzaldehyde

Pharmaceutical Secondary Standard; Certified Reference Material

Synonym(s):
Bitter almond
Linear Formula:
C6H5CHO
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
106.12
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
471223
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

Quality Level

grade

certified reference material
pharmaceutical secondary standard

vapor density

3.7 (vs air)

vapor pressure

4 mmHg ( 45 °C)

form

neat

autoignition temp.

374 °F

expl. lim.

1.4 %, 20 °F

storage condition

protect from light

application(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

refractive index

n20/D 1.545 (lit.)

bp

178-179 °C (lit.)

mp

−26 °C (lit.)

density

1.044 g/cm3 at 20 °C (lit.)

Featured Industry

Cleaning Products
Cosmetics
Flavors and Fragrances
Food and Beverages
Personal Care
Pharmaceutical (small molecule)

format

neat

pharmacopeia traceability

traceable to USP 1050905

SMILES string

O=Cc1ccccc1

InChI

1S/C7H6O/c8-6-7-4-2-1-3-5-7/h1-6H

InChI key

HUMNYLRZRPPJDN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Pharmaceutical secondary standards for application in quality control, provide pharma laboratories and manufacturers with a convenient and cost-effective alternative to the preparation of in-house working standards.
Benzaldehyde is an important flavoring agent after vanillin. It is usually liberated from a cyanogenic glycoside such as amygladin, which is found in fruit kernels.

Application

These Secondary Standards are qualified as Certified Reference Materials. These are suitable for use in several analytical applications including but not limited to pharma release testing, pharma method development for qualitative and quantitative analyses, food and beverage quality control testing, and other calibration requirements.
Benzaldehyde may be used as a pharmaceutical reference standard for the quantification of the analyte in pharmaceutical formulations using polarographic method.

Analysis Note

These secondary standards offer multi-traceability to the USP, EP (PhEur) and BP primary standards, where they are available.

Other Notes

This Certified Reference Material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO 17034 and ISO/IEC 17025. All information regarding the use of this CRM can be found on the certificate of analysis.

Footnote

To see an example of a Certificate of Analysis for this material enter LRAB7805 in the slot below. This is an example certificate only and may not be the lot that you receive.

Pictograms

Exclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Target Organs

Respiratory system

RIDADR

UN 1990 9 / PGIII

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

145.4 °F

Flash Point(C)

63 °C

Polarographic determination of benzaldehyde in benzyl alcohol and sodium diclofenac injection formulations
Kazemifard GA, et al.
Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 30(2), 257-262 (2002)
Conventional and Advanced Food Processing Technologies (2014)
Hong-gen Peng et al.
Chemical communications (Cambridge, England), 49(26), 2709-2711 (2013-02-26)
A center radially fibrous silica encapsulated TS-1 zeolite (TS-1@KCC-1) has been synthesized in a microemulsion system for the first time. Supporting the Rh(OH)3 species, this novel core-shell structured material serves as a robust bifunctional catalyst for one-pot synthesis of benzamide...
Thermoresponsive dynamic covalent single-chain polymer nanoparticles reversibly transform into a hydrogel.
Daniel E Whitaker et al.
Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English), 52(3), 956-959 (2012-12-12)
Tom Craig et al.
Biotechnology and bioengineering, 110(4), 1098-1105 (2012-11-06)
Benzaldehyde, with its apricot and almond-like aroma, is the second most abundantly used molecule in the flavor industry, and is most commonly produced via chemical routes, such as by the oxidation of toluene. Biologically produced benzaldehyde, whether by extraction of...

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