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Methyl Salicylate 5 Litre

Also known as Methyl 2-hydroxybenzoate, Salicylic acid methyl ester

H.S.Code 29182310 CAS No. 119-36-8
Molecular Formula C8H8O3 Molecular Weight 152.149
Physical State Liquid Refractive index 1.538
Odour Sweet rooty odour Solubility in water Slightly soluble in water
Density 1.174 g/cm3 Flash point 96 °C
pH value Melting Point −8.6 °C

About Methyl Salicylate

Methyl salicylate is a colorless, viscous organic compound with the formula C₈H₈O₃ that has a sweet rooty odour. Methyl salicylate is a benzoate ester that is the methyl ester of salicylic acid.

Methyl Salicylate is used in a variety of applications such as industrial, cosmetics and pharmaceutical. It is used as a rubefacient and analgesic in deep heating liniments.

Methyl Salicylate Molecular Image

Methyl Salicylate Specifications

Packaging 5 litre
Form Liquid
Colour Colourless
Grade Commercial
Hazard Class
Storage Store Methyl Salicylate in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light.
Shelf Life 24 Months
Methyl Salicylate 5 Ltr Can

5 Litre