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PTAL- p-Tolualdehyde -

Description p-Tolualdehyde is a clear colorless liquid.
Chemical formula: C8H8O
Molecular weight: 120.2
Typical Properties Appearance, visual Clear colorless liquid
Purity, % 97.6
Color, HAZEN 10
Boiling Point, ℃ 205.9
Melting Point, ℃ -5.6
Vapor Pressure, 25℃, mmHg Not known
Acid value, mgKOH/g 0.1
Specific gravity, 16.7℃ 1.0194
Odor Aromatic odor
Solubility Soluble in ethanol, ether and toluene
Soluble in water 0.27wt%(at 40℃), 0.4wt%(at 80℃)
Sales Specifications Purity, GC, % 96 min
Color, spectrophotometry, HAZEN 100 max
Acid value, titration, mgKOH/g 3 max
Applications Additives for resins, Pharmaceutical intermediate
Agricultural intermediate, Flavor and Fragrance
Container Information Available in 190 Kgs steel drums.
Precautions for Safe Handling and Use
Extinguishing media
Small fire: Carbon dioxide,
Large fire: Water spray or alcohol foam
Health safety precautions
Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing.
Avoid breathing vapor.
Wash throughly the face, the hands after handling.
Storage conditions
Store in cool and dry place.
For specific safety, handling and toxicity information,
please refer to the current Material Safety Data Sheet.
First Aid
If inhaled
Remove to fresh air immediately. Call a physician.
Skin contact
Wash skin throughly with a plenty of soap and water
while removing contaminated clothing and shoed.
Eye contact
Immediately flush eyes with a plenty of water enough.
Call a physician.
If swallwed
Induce vomiting if victim is conscious. Call a physician.
Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Chemical Registration Numbers CAS: 104-87-0
EINECS: 203-246-9


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