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106059 Methyl benzoate

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Key Spec Table

CAS #EC NumberHill FormulaChemical FormulaMolar Mass
93-58-3202-259-7C₈H₈O₂C₆H₅COOCH₃136.15 g/mol


Catalogue NumberPackaging Qty/Pack
1060591000 Glass bottle 1 l
Catalogue Number106059
DescriptionMethyl benzoate
OverviewEMPLURA® is our low-cost alternative to high-purity qualities. With EMPLURA® we offer a range of solvents for a plurality of basic applications in non-regulated industries and for less demanding applications, preparative laboratory work and cleaning purposes. EMPLURA® solvents provide adequate specifications with the most important parameters.
Product Information
CAS number93-58-3
EC number202-259-7
Hill FormulaC₈H₈O₂
Chemical formulaC₆H₅COOCH₃
Molar Mass136.15 g/mol
HS Code2916 31 31
Structure formula ImageStructure formula Image
Quality LevelMQ200
Biological Information
Physicochemical Information
Boiling point199 °C (1013 hPa)
Density1.088 g/cm3
Explosion limit8.6 - 20 %(V)
Flash point77 °C
Ignition temperature510 °C
Melting Point-14.5 °C
Vapor pressure0.51 hPa (25 °C)
Solubility0.157 g/l
Materials Information
Toxicological Information
LD 50 oralLD50 Rat 1177 mg/kg
LD 50 dermalLD50 Rabbit 2170 mg/kg
Safety Information according to GHS
Hazard Pictogram(s) Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Statement(s)H302: Harmful if swallowed.
Precautionary Statement(s)P264: Wash skin thoroughly after handling.
P270: Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
P301 + P312: IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell.
P501: Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.
Signal WordWarning
Storage class10 - 13 Other liquids and solids
WGKWGK 1 slightly hazardous to water
Relatively unreactive organic reagents should be collected in container A. If halogenated, they should be collected in container B. For solid residues use container C.
Safety Information
Categories of dangerharmful
Product Usage Statements
Storage and Shipping Information
StorageStore at +2°C to +30°C.
Packaging Information
Transport Information
Supplemental Information
Purity (GC)≥ 99.0 %
Identity (IR)conforms
Free acid (as benzoic acid)≤ 0.2 %
Density (d 20 °C/ 4 °C)1.085 - 1.089
≤ 0.1 %
≤ 0.1 %
Global Trade Item Number
Catalogue Number GTIN
1060591000 04022536072548

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902698 Pressure safety device 0.5 bar
963533 Safety carrier
964205 Reducing valve, 0.2 bar with 2 tube connections 6 x 8 mm and integrated excess pressure safety device 0.5 bar

Accessories (Secondary)

Catalogue Number Description
100801 Label set acc. GHS
107070 Antistatic device
108801 Bottle key

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