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90-01-7 - 2-Hydroxybenzyl alcohol, 99% - Salicyl alcohol - Saligenin - A14410 - Alfa Aesar

A14410 2-Hydroxybenzyl alcohol, 99%

CAS Number
90-01-7
Synonyms
Salicyl alcohol
Saligenin

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
50g 40.17
250g 159.85
1000g 483.20
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2-Hydroxybenzyl alcohol, 99%

MDL
MFCD00004617
EINECS
201-960-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C7H8O2
Formula Weight
124.14
Melting point
83-87°
Solubility
Soluble in water.

Applications

2-Hydroxybenzyl alcohol acts as a local anesthetic. It is used in gastrodin production via biotransformation by cultured cells of Aspergillus foetidus and Penicillium cyclopium and participates in the selective ring opening reaction of 4H-1,3,2-benzodioxasilines.

Notes

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides and strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Linlin Fan.; Yachen Dong.; Tengyang Xu.; Haifeng Zhang.; Qihe Chen. Gastrodin production from p-2-hydroxybenzyl alcohol through biotransformation by cultured cells of Aspergillus foetidus and Penicillium cyclopium. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 2013, 170 (1), 138-148.

Hai-Feng Zhang.; Guo-Qing He.; Jing Liu.; Hui Ruan.; Qi-He Chen.; Qiang Zhang.; Jin-Ling Wang.; Hong-Bo Zhang. Production of gastrodin through biotransformation of p-2-hydroxybenzyl alcohol by cultured cells of Armillaria luteo-virens Sacc. Enzyme and Microbial Technology. 2008 43 (1), 25-30.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P312-P321-P405-P403+P233-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Specific treatment (see label). Store locked up. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,8325
Beilstein
1907195
Harmonized Tariff Code
2907.29
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
DO6430000

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