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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone, 98+%

$95.07 - $305.88

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone
CAS 131-57-7
Molecular Formula C14H12O3
Formula Weight 228.25
MDL Number MFCD00008387
Beilstein 1913145
Merck Index 14,6954
Synonym Oxybenzone
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AAA176620B

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A176620B
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AAA1766230

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A1766230
250g Each for $95.07

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A1766218
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material 2-Hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone
Flash Point 216°C (420°F)
Boiling Point ≈150°C (5mmHg)
Melting Point 62° to 65°C
Quantity 1000g
CAS 131-57-7
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.
RTECS Number DJ1575000
TSCA TSCA
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C14H12O3
Formula Weight 228.25
MDL Number MFCD00008387
Beilstein 1913145
Merck Index 14,6954
Synonym Oxybenzone

Applications
2-Hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone is used as a broad-band filter in sunscreens cosmetic products in order to protect the skin from the deleterious effects of the sun. It acts as a reagent in the gravimetric determination of copper(II). Further, it is used in the preparation of poly[(2-hydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone) propylene], which is a polymeric ligand useful for the synthesis of metal/ligand polychelates.

Solubility
Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with bases, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides and 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.