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Alfa Aesar™ Thymol, 98+%

$37.41 - $112.68

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Thymol
CAS 89-83-8
Molecular Formula C10H14O
Formula Weight 150.22
MDL Number MFCD00002309
UN Number UN2430
Beilstein 1907135
Merck Index 14,9399
Synonym 2-Isopropyl-5-methylphenol
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AAA1456322

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alfa aesar™
A1456322
100g Each for $37.41

AAA1456330

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alfa aesar™
A1456330
250g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1456336

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alfa aesar™
A1456336
500g Each for $112.68
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 150.22
Chemical Name or Material Thymol
pH 5 to 7
Quantity 100g
Flash Point 102°C (215°F)
TSCA TSCA
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C10H14O
MDL Number MFCD00002309
CAS 89-83-8
UN Number UN2430
Beilstein 1907135
Merck Index 14,9399
Synonym 2-Isopropyl-5-methylphenol
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ALKYLPHENOLS, SOLID, N.O.S.
Boiling Point 231° to 233°C
Melting Point 49° to 52°C
RTECS Number XP2275000

Applications
Thymol is used as a preservative in halothane. It acts as an anesthetic, antiseptic in mouth wash, stabilizer in pharmaceutical preparations. It inhibits the growth and lactate production as well as reduces the uptake of cellular glucose within the bacteria. It is an active ingredient in toothpastes like euthymol. It is involved to control varroa mites and prevent fermentation and the growth of mold in bee colonies.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water. Soluble in chloroform, alcohol and ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and bases.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.