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3,4-Difluoro-2-methylbenzoic acid, 97+%, Alfa Aesar™

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 3,4-Difluoro-2-methylbenzoic acid
CAS 157652-31-8
Molecular Formula C8H6F2O2
Formula Weight 172.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD07777153
Synonym 3,4-Difluoro-o-toluic acid
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 152° to 156°C
Color White to Cream
Quantity 5g
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material 3,4-Difluoro-2-methylbenzoic acid
CAS 157652-31-8
Physical Form Powder
Assay ≥97%
Molecular Formula C8H6F2O2
Formula Weight 172.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD07777153
Synonym 3,4-Difluoro-o-toluic acid
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
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Applications
3,4-Difluoro-2-methylbenzoic acid, is used as an important raw material and intermediate used in organic Synthesis, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and dyestuff. It is also used in medicine field, electronic industry and polymer material.

Solubility
Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Stable under recommended storage conditions. Keep away strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

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