2′-Hydroxy-5′-methylacetophenone is used to produce 2-ethyl-4-methyl-phenol. It is used as an intermediate in organic synthesis.
Insoluble in water.
Stable under recommended storage conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
|45° to 48°C|
|112° to 114°C (12mmHg)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
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.
TSCA : TSCA