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94-13-3 - n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, 99+% - 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid n-propyl ester - Propylparaben - A10180 - Alfa Aesar

A10180 n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, 99+%

CAS Number
94-13-3
Synonyms
4-Hydroxybenzoic acid n-propyl ester
Propylparaben

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250g 32.04
1000g 98.10
5000g 409.50
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n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00002354
EINECS
202-307-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
C10H12O3
Formula Weight
180.20
Melting point
95-99°
Flash Point
180°(356°F)
Solubility
Soluble in propylene glycol, ethanol, ether, acetone, methanol anddimethyl sulfoxide. Slightly soluble in glycerin. Insoluble in water.

Applications

n-Propyl 4-hydroxybenzoate is used as antimicrobial preservatives in pharmaceuticals, foods, cosmetics and shampoos. It is widely used as preservatives in personal care products like creams, lotions and bath products. Further, it is used as a food additive. Its derivative, sodium propyl p-hydroxybenzoate is used as an anti-fungal preservation agent.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and alkali metals.

Literature References

Barberis, C. L.; Landa, M. F.; Barberis, M. G.; Giaj-Merlera, G.; Dalcero, A. M.; Magnoli, C. E. Hydrolytic enzymes production by Aspergillus section Nigri in presence of butylated hydroxyanisole and propyl paraben on peanut meal extract agar. Rev. Iberoam. Micol. 2014, 31 (2), 131-136.

Albunia, A. R.; Guerra, G. Spectroscopic Investigation of Guest-Guest Interactions in the Nanoporous-Crystalline delta and epsilon Forms of Syndiotactic Polystyrene. J. Phys. Chem. C 2014, 118 (22), 11774-11783.

Other References

Merck
14,7866
Beilstein
1103245
Harmonized Tariff Code
2918.29
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
DH2800000

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