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118-55-8 - Phenyl salicylate, 99% - Phenyl 2-hydroxybenzoate - Salicylic acid phenyl ester - B20686 - Alfa Aesar

B20686 Phenyl salicylate, 99%

CAS Number
118-55-8
Synonyms
Phenyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
Salicylic acid phenyl ester

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 23.70
500g 54.40
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Phenyl salicylate, 99%

MDL
MFCD00002213
EINECS
204-259-2

Chemical Properties

Formula
C13H10O3
Formula Weight
214.22
Melting point
41-45°
Boiling Point
172-174°/12mm
Flash Point
160°(320°F)
Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, ether, chloroform, turpentine, acetone and benzene. Sparingly soluble in chloroformbenzene. Insoluble in water.

Applications

Phenyl salicylate is used in the production of polymers, lacquers, adhesives, waxes and polishes. It acts as an antiseptic and mild analgesic. It is also used in the prevention of sunburn. It reacts with o-toluidine in 1,2,4-trichlorobenzene to give the corresponding amide o-Salicylotoluide. Further, it is involved in the study to check the effect on crystal size with cooling rate in the laboratory. In addition to this, it is used in veterinary medicine and also employed for coating pills, in which the medicine is intended for enteric release salol.

Notes

Light sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidants, strong acids and strong bases. Store in a cool place.

Literature References

Shinzawa, H.; Matsumoto, Y.; Tsuzuki, S.; Shimoi, Y.; Suda, H. Photo-Fries rearrangement of phenyl salicylate studied by two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy. Vib. Spectrosc. 2015, 81, 131-135.

Sen, P. K.; Chatterjee, P.; Pal, B. Evidence of co-operativity in the pre-micellar region in the hydrolytic cleavage of phenyl salicylate in the presence of cationic surfactants of CTAB, TTAB and CPC. J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem. 2015, 396, 23-30.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H303-H315-H319-H335

May be harmful if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-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. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,7310
Beilstein
393969
Harmonized Tariff Code
2918.23
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
VO6125000

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