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Alfa Aesar™ 2,4-Dihydroxy-6-methylbenzoic acid hydrate, 97%

$65.89 - $191.84

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2,4-Dihydroxy-6-methylbenzoic acid hydrate
CAS 480-64-8
Molecular Formula C8H8O4·xH2O
Formula Weight 168.15g/mol (Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00210536
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AAH2755603

 
alfa aesar™
H27556-03
1g Each for $65.89

AAH2755606

 
alfa aesar™
H27556-06
5g Each for $191.84
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point ≈175°C
Quantity 1g
Chemical Name or Material 2,4-Dihydroxy-6-methylbenzoic acid hydrate
CAS 480-64-8
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C8H8O4·xH2O
Formula Weight 168.15g/mol (Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00210536
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/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.

Applications
Orsellinic acid is a benzoic acid that has been shown to block PAF-mediated neuronal apoptosis. Orsellinic acid also shows free radical scavenging activity.

Solubility
Soluble in water, dimethyl sulfoxide or 100% ethanol.

Notes
Store in cool dry conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/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.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.