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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Methylcatechol, 96%

$34.96 - $229.03

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 4-Methylcatechol
CAS 452-86-8
Molecular Formula C7H8O2
Formula Weight 124.14
MDL Number MFCD00002205
Beilstein 636512
Synonym 3,4-Dihydroxytoluene
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L0449514
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 124.14
Chemical Name or Material 4-Methylcatechol
CAS 452-86-8
Beilstein 636512
Molecular Formula C7H8O2
MDL Number MFCD00002205
Boiling Point 251°C
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.
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.
Synonym 3,4-Dihydroxytoluene
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Flash Point 140°C (284°F)
Melting Point 67° to 69°C
Quantity 25g
RTECS Number UX1915000
Assay 96%

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.