|Synonyms||p-Toluic acid methyl ester; methyl 4-methylbenzoate;|
|Boiling Point||222.5°C at 760 mmHg|
|Solubility||<0.1 g/100 mL at 22℃|
Used as pharmaceutical intermediates.
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
Consult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.
If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician.
In case of skin contact
Wash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.
In case of eye contact
Rinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician.
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician.
Suitable extinguishing media
Fires involving this material can be controlled with a dry chemical, carbon dioxide or Halon extinguisher.
Specific hazards arising from the chemical
This chemical is combustible.
Special protective actions for fire-fighters
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting if necessary.
Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Use personal protective equipment. Avoid dust formation. Avoid breathing vapours, mist or gas. Ensure adequate ventilation. Evacuate personnel to safe areas. Avoid breathing dust.
Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so. Do not let product enter drains. Discharge into the environment must be avoided.
Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up
Pick up and arrange disposal. Sweep up and shovel. Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.