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41218 Benzyl alcohol, ACS, 99+%

CAS Number
100-51-6
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
41218-AK 250ml 32.10
41218-K2 1L 95.10
41218-K7 4L 300.00
41218-M1 *4x1L 326.00
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Benzyl alcohol, ACS, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00004599
EINECS
202-859-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
C7H8O
Formula Weight
108.14
Form
Liquid
Melting point
-15°
Boiling Point
205°
Flash Point
100°(212°F)
Density
1.045
Refractive Index
1.5400
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Misicible with water, benzene, methanol, chloroform, ethanol, acetone and ether.

Grade Specifications

Maximum level of impurities: Color (APHA) 20, Residue after ignition 0.005%, C6H5COCH3 0.02%, C6H5CHO 0.01%

Applications

Benzyl alcohol is widely used as a solvent for the dielectrophoretic reconfiguration of nanowires, inks, paints, lacquers and epoxy resin coatings and as a precursor to a variety of esters used in soaps, perfumes and flavoring. It is employed as a local anesthetic which reduces the pain associated with lidocaine injection. It has a various applications in baby products, bath products, soaps and detergents, eye makeup, blushers, cleansing products, make up products as well as hair, nail and skin care products.

Notes

Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Kobayashi, H.; Higashimoto, S. DFT study on the reaction mechanisms behind the catalytic oxidation of benzyl alcohol into benzaldehyde by O2 over anatase TiO2 surfaces with hydroxyl groups: Role of visible-light irradiation. Appl. Catal., B 2015, 170-171, 135-143.

Mehri, A.; Kochkar, H.; Berhault, G.; Merchan, D. F. C.; Blasco, T. One-pot deposition of gold on hybrid TiO2 nanoparticles and catalytic application in the selective oxidation of benzyl alcohol. Mater. Chem. Phys. 2015, 149-150, 59-68.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302-H319-H332

Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation. Harmful if inhaled.

Precautionary Statements: P260-P264b-P270-P271-P280i-P301+P312-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P314-P330-P337+P313-P501c

Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear eye/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,1124
Beilstein
878307
Harmonized Tariff Code
2906.21
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
DN3150000

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