Acetic acid, phenyl-, methyl ester
Benzeneacetic acid, methyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H10O2
Molecular Weight: 150.17
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: floral aroma.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water. soluble in ethanol.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 2550mg/Kg; rabbit skin LD50: 2400mg/Kg.
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 food.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.