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108-39-4 - m-Cresol, 99% - 3-Methylphenol - A10733 - Alfa Aesar

A10733 m-Cresol, 99%

CAS Number
108-39-4
Synonyms
3-Methylphenol

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250g 27.60
1000g 64.89
2500g 126.69
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m-Cresol, 99%

MDL
MFCD00002302
EINECS
203-577-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
C7H8O
Formula Weight
108.14
Melting point
11-12°
Boiling Point
202-204°
Flash Point
86°(186°F)
Density
1.034
Refractive Index
1.5400
Solubility
Miscible with water, diethylether, chloroform and ethanol.

Applications

m-Cresol is employed in the preparation of synthetic resins like phenol-formaldehyde resins, disinfectants, and photographic developers. It is used as industrial solvent for dissolving polymers such as polyaniline. It acts as a precursor to vitamin E and antiseptic amylmetacresol. It is used as insuline preservatives.

Notes

Hygroscopic. Air and light sensitive. Store in a cool place. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases, strong acids, aluminum and aluminum alloys.

Literature References

Liu, P.; He, S.; Wei, H.; Wang, J.; Sun, C. Characterization of alpha-Fe2O3/gamma-Al2O3 Catalysts for Catalytic Wet Peroxide Oxidation of m-Cresol. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2015, 54 (1), 130-136.

Tan, Q.; Wang, G.; Nie, L.; Dinse, A.; Buda, C.; Shabaker, J.; Resasco, D. E. Different Product Distributions and Mechanistic Aspects of the Hydrodeoxygenation of m-Cresol over Platinum and Ruthenium Catalysts. ACS Catal. 2015, 5 (11), 6271-6283.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H301-H311-H314-H318-H227

Toxic if swallowed. Toxic in contact with skin. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage. Combustible liquid.

Precautionary Statements: P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P310

Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

Other References

Merck
14,2579
Beilstein
506719
Hazard Class
6.1
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2907.12
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
GO6125000

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