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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Methoxybenzoic acid, 98+%

$68.86 - $192.86

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 4-Methoxybenzoic acid
CAS 100-09-4
Molecular Formula C8H8O3
Formula Weight 152.15
MDL Number MFCD00002542
Beilstein 508910
Merck Index 14,666
Synonym p-Anisic acid
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AAA156970B

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A156970B
1000g Each for $192.86

AAA1569730

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alfa aesar™
A1569730
250g Each for $68.86
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 152.15
TSCA TSCA
Quantity 1000g
Chemical Name or Material 4-Methoxybenzoic acid
Odor Odorless
pH 3 to 4
Melting Point 182° to 185°C
Merck Index 14,666
Molecular Formula C8H8O3
CAS 100-09-4
Flash Point 185°C (365°F)
Beilstein 508910
Boiling Point 275° to 277°C
Assay ≥98%
MDL Number MFCD00002542
RTECS Number BZ4395000
Synonym p-Anisic acid

Applications
4-Methoxybenzoic acid is used in oxidation and reduction of cytochrome c in solution through different self-assembled monolayers on gold electrodes using cyclic voltammetry. p-Anisic acid has antiseptic properties. It is also used as an intermediate in the preparation of more complex organic compounds.

Solubility
Soluble in water at 20°C 0.3g/L. Soluble in alcohol, ethyl acetate and ether.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.