Acetic acid, benzyl ester
Acetic acid, phenylmethyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H10O2
Molecular Weight: 150.17
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: floral aroma.
Solubility: soluble in water; 25℃, 3.1g/L. soluble in ethanol.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 2490mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 830mg/Kg;
cat inhalation LC50: 245ppm/8H;
cat skin LDLo: 10000mg/Kg;
guinea pig oral LD50: 2200mg/Kg;
guinea pig subcutaneous LDLo: 3000mg/Kg;
mouse inhalation LCLo: 1300mg/m3/22H;
rabbit oral LD50: 2200mg/Kg;
rabbit skin LD50: > 5000mg/Kg;
rabbit subcutaneous LDLo: 4000mg/Kg.
Human toxicity: human inhalation TCLo: 50ppm.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, masking abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume.
Use as solvent, paint remover.
Perfume, solvent in personal care products.
Perfume in household cleaning products. eg: soap.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.