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4-Benzyloxyphenol is used in the synthesis of bis(4-benzyloxyphenoxy)phenyl phosphine oxide. It plays an essential role in the preparation of hetaryl-azophenol dyes via heterocyclic amines in nitrosyl sulphuric acid. It is also used for polyester fiber dyeing and in rubber industry. It acts as a depigmenting agent.
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Hazard Statements: H319-H317
Causes serious eye irritation. May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Precautionary Statements: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P363-P321-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Specific treatment (see label). Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.