Methyl 4-hydroxybenzoate (Methyl paraben)
(14385952 | 99-76-3)

CAS: 99-76-3
Molecular Formula: C8H8O3
Molecular Weight: 152.15
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Methyl 4-hydroxybenzoate (Methyl paraben) Chemical Structure

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Product Detail
Product Code 14385952
Product Name Methyl 4-hydroxybenzoate (Methyl paraben)
Categories Aroma Chemicals Building Blocks Flavours and Fragrance Materials
CAS 99-76-3
Molecular Formula C8H8O3
Molecular Weight 152.15
Storage Details Ambient
Harmonised Tariff Code 29182900

Product Specification
Melting Point 125 - 128 Deg C
Grade USP Grade
Heavy metals <10ppm
Loss on Drying <0.5%
Storage Temperature +20 ° C
Molecular Weight 152.15
Residue on Ignition <0.1%
Residual Solvents <3000ppm
Sulfated ash <0.05%
Appearance White powder
PH value 5.0 - 6.0
Assay (on dried basis) 99 - 100.5%
Microbial count <100cfu

Safety Information
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Hazard statements
  • H315: Causes skin irritation

  • H319: Causes serious eye irritation

  • H335: May cause respiratory irritation

  • H412: Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects
Precautionary statements
  • P261: Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray

  • P273: Avoid release to the environment

  • P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection

  • P305+351+338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do, continue rinsing