Cookies disclaimer

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

H64255 Methyl 3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)propionate, 98%

CAS Number
3-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid methyl ester

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
H64255-14 25g 51.10
H64255-22 100g 187.00
Add to Cart Bulk/Specialty Print Quote View Item

Methyl 3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)propionate, 98%


Chemical Properties

Formula Weight
Melting point
39-41° lit.
Boiling Point
Flash Point
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Soluble in chloroform and methanol.


Useful synthetic intermediate. It can be used to prepare potent and orally available G protein-coupled receptor 40 agonists as potential antidiabetic agents. May be used in the enzymatic coupling of saccharides to protein.


Store in cool, dry place in tightly closed container. With adequate ventilation. Store away from oxidizing agent.

Literature References

Ruud ter Haar et. al. Proof of principle for the synthesis of hydroxy-aryl esters of glycosidic polyols and non-reducing oligosaccharides with subsequent enzymatic coupling to a tyrosine-containing tripeptide. Carbohydrate Research. 2011 346(8), 1005-1012.

Hossain A K M Zakir; Guntur V Subbarao; Stuart J Pearse; Subramaniam Gopalakrishnan; Osamu Ito; Takayuki Ishikawa; Naoyoshi Kawano; Kazuhiko Nakahara; Tadashi Yoshihashi; Hiroshi Ono; Mitsuru Yoshida. Detection, isolation and characterization of a root-exuded compound, methyl 3-(4-hydroxyphenyl) propionate, responsible for biological nitrification inhibition by sorghum (Sorghum bicolor). New Phytologist.2008 180(2), 442-451.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

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

Precautionary Statements: P264b-P271-P280-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P332+P313-P362-P501c

Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Harmonized Tariff Code


  • A10595

    Trimethyl phosphate, 98+%
  • A10817

    4-Phenylphenol, 98%
  • A13347

    4-Methylbenzeneboronic acid, 98%
  • A13397

    Diethylene glycol dimethyl ether, 99%, stab. with 100ppm BHT
  • A14444

    Iodoethane, 98+%, stab. with copper

Recently Viewed


Life Science

Metals & Materials


Analytical & Labware