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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Methylcatechol, 96%

$35.95 - $180.91

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 4-Methylcatechol
CAS 452-86-8
Molecular Formula C7H8O2
Formula Weight 124.14g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002205
Beilstein 636512
Synonym 3,4-Dihydroxytoluene
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 67° to 69°C
Boiling Point 251°C
Flash Point 140°C (284°F)
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material 4-Methylcatechol
CAS 452-86-8
Assay 96%
Molecular Formula C7H8O2
Formula Weight 124.14g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002205
Beilstein 636512
Synonym 3,4-Dihydroxytoluene
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H332-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P361-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number UX1915000

Applications
4-Methylcatechol is used to synthesize antimicrobial, antioxidant. It also acts as effective inhibitor. It can be used to produce 4-bromo-5-methyl-pyrocatechol. It Increases Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Content and mRNA Expression in Cultured Brain Cells and in Rat Brain In Vivo.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol, acetone, ether, and alcohol.

Notes
Incompatible materials are Strong oxidizing agents, Strong bases. Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P261-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P361-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H332-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.