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Alfa Aesar™ Benzyl benzoate, 99+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Benzyl benzoate
CAS 120-51-4
Molecular Formula C14H12O2
Linear Formula C6H5CO2CH2C6H5
Formula Weight 212.25g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003075
UN Number UN3082
Beilstein 2049280
Merck Index 14,1127
Synonym Benzoic acid benzyl ester
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AAL032580B

 
alfa aesar™
L03258-0B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL032580E

 
alfa aesar™
L03258-0E
2500g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL0325830

 
alfa aesar™
L03258-30
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 18° to 20°C
Boiling Point 323° to 324°C
Quantity 1000g
Flash Point 147°C (296°F)
Chemical Name or Material Benzyl benzoate
CAS 120-51-4
Assay ≥99%
Molecular Formula C14H12O2
Linear Formula C6H5CO2CH2C6H5
Formula Weight 212.25g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003075
UN Number UN3082
Beilstein 2049280
Merck Index 14,1127
Synonym Benzoic acid benzyl ester
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P312-P330-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number DG4200000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Benzyl benzoate is used as repellent for chiggers, ticks, and mosquitoes. It is an effective and inexpensive topical treatment for human scabies. It has vasodilating and spasmolytic effects and is present in many asthma and whooping cough drugs. It is also a dye carrier, solvent for cellulose derivatives, plasticizer, and fixative in the perfume industry

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, alcohol, chloroform, ether, oils.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents. Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P312-P330-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H302
Harmful if swallowed.