Methyl 2,4-dihydroxybenzoate is used as a cosmetic agents. And it is used in synthesis of raw material for fine chemicals, organic intermediate, pharmaceutical intermediate.
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Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Indicaciones de precaución: P260-P201-P280g-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves. 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.