O-Toluic Acid

O-Toluic Acid

Product name: o-Toluic acid

CAS number: 118-90-1

Purity: 92% min

Appearance: White powder

Package: 25kg/ bag, or as customized package

Place of Origin: Anhui, China

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O-Toluic Acid

Name o-Toluic acid
Synonyms 2-Methylbenzoic Acid/o-Toluic acid; ortho-toluic acid; 2-Methylbenzoic acid; cadmium bis(2-methylbenzoate); 2-methylbenzoate
EINECS 204-284-9
Purity 92% min
Molecular Formula C8H7O2
Molecular Weight 135.1405
Appearance White powder
Density 1.062
Melting Point 103-105ºC
Boiling Point 258-259 ºC
Flash Point 148 ºC
Solubility <0.1 g/100 mL at 19 ºC in water

Product Usage

1. It is mainly used for the synthesis of pesticide, medicine and organic chemical raw materials.

2. O-methyl benzoic acid is the intermediate of fungicide rutamide, phenoxymetyl ester, oxime metyl ester and herbicide bensulfuron.

3. Used as a pesticide fungicide phosphor amide, spices, vinyl chloride polymerization initiator MBPO, m-cresol, color film developer and other organic synthesis intermediates.

4. Used in organic synthesis intermediates, pesticide industry to produce fungicide phosphoramide, can also be used in spices and film.

5. O-methylbenzoic acid is an important intermediate for the synthesis of many fine chemicals. It is used for the preparation of initiator MBPO, fungicide phosphamide, spices, film, etc.

Product Package

25kg/ bag, or as customized package.

First Aid Measures

1 Description of first aid measures
If inhaled
If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration.
In case of skin contact Wash off with soap and plenty of water. In case of eye contact Flush eyes with water as a precaution.
If swallowed
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water.

2 Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
The most important known symptoms and effects are described in the labelling.

Handling and Storage

1 Precautions for safe handling
Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed.

2 Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities Store in cool place
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Firefighting Measures

Suitable extinguishing media
Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
Carbon oxides.

Advice for firefighters
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting if necessary.

Accidental Release Measures

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Avoid dust formation. Avoid breathing vapours, mist or gas.

Environmental precautions
No special environmental precautions required.

Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up
Sweep up and shovel. Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.

CAS number: 118-90-1

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