m-Tolualdehyde is used as a fragrance agent in food and cosmetics. It is also used as a reagent in the preparation of a wide range of pharmaceutical compounds such as anti-inflammatory agents.
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해저드 설명서 (EU): H227-H302-H315-H319-H351-H335
Combustible liquid. Harmful if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. Suspected of causing cancer. May cause respiratory irritation.
주의 설명서: P210u-P201-P261-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Obtain special instructions before use. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.