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Alfa Aesar™ 3-Methoxybenzoic acid, 99%

$296.84 - $296.84

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 3-Methoxybenzoic acid
CAS 586-38-9
Molecular Formula C8H8O3
Formula Weight 152.15
MDL Number MFCD00002499
Beilstein 508838
Synonym m-Anisic acid
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A1076730
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 152.15
Chemical Name or Material 3-Methoxybenzoic acid
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C8H8O3
MDL Number MFCD00002499
CAS 586-38-9
Beilstein 508838
Synonym m-Anisic acid
RTECS Number BZ4375000
Odor Odorless
Boiling Point 170° to 172°C (10mmHg)
Melting Point 104° to 108°C
Quantity 250g

Applications
3-Methoxybenzoic acid is used in the synthesis and characterization of 3-methoxybenzoates of europium (III) and gadolinium (III)1. It was used in conversion of aromatic carboxylic acids into methyl esters and reduction to the corresponding primary alcohols using a sodium borohydride-THF-methanol system

Solubility
Soluble in 95% ethanol (50 mg/ml), water (2 mg/ml at 25°C) and methanol.

Notes
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with bases and oxidizing agents.