meta-cresol
m-cresol
 
Notes:
Flavouring ingredient
  • Pell Wall Perfumes
    • Pell Wall Perfumes
      Hand-made fragrances
      Pell Wall maintains a broad palette of ingredients & in order to keep stocks fresh & the options wide we also sell from our own stock.
      Pell Wall was founded by perfumer Chris Bartlett to provide exclusive hand-made fragrances to a select few people who love them. All our products are created using fine quality ingredients, many of which we also offer for sale to other perfumers and enthusiasts. Pell Wall make fragrances for men, for women and for the home. If you’re looking for something even more exclusive our bespoke fragrance design service could be what you’re looking for: we design custom fragrances for individuals, other perfume brands, hotels, corporations and organisations.
      Email: Info
      Email: Sales
      Voice: +44 1630 652546
      Mobile+44 7792 580511
      Facebook
      Twitter
      Instagram
      Blog
      Product(s):
      m-Cresol, 1% in DPG
      Arctander has this to say about it: “Dry-tarry, medicinal-leathery odor, conventionally described as “phenolic. Useful as a floralizing companion to Indole in sharp-exotic flower fragrances, Lily (Bermuda-lily, etc.), Narcisse, etc. Concentration in the perfume composition will usually be about 0.1%, sometimes slightly higher, mostly lower than 0.1%.”
       
       
  • Penta International
    • Penta International Corporation
      Chemistry innovation
      At Penta, our products and services help businesses do business better.
      For over 30 years, Penta Manufacturing Company has played a growing role in worldwide chemistry innovations and applications. As an industry leader, Penta continues to pioneer chemistry-based solutions for practically every area of commerce. Our products and expertise have helped fuel technical advances in dozens of commercial applications including flavoring, coloring, fragrances and chemical processes.
      US Email: Technical Services
      US Email: Sales
      US Voice: (973) 740-2300
      US Fax: (973) 740-1839
      Product(s):
      03-52100 m-CRESOL FOOD GRADE, Kosher, Halal
      03-52105 Meta-CRESOL USP GRADE, Kosher, Halal
       
  • Sigma-Aldrich
    • Sigma-Aldrich
      Complete Supply Chain
      The perfect blend of products and services that bring your creativity to life.
      Sigma-Aldrich is a leading Life Science and High Technology company dedicated to providing high-quality, safe and certified flavor ingredients with transparent and easily accessible documentation to customers around the globe. Sigma-Aldrich also provides a suite of analytical tools that allow food analysts to simplify sample preparation, cleanup and analysis steps, while increasing sensitivity to trace ingredients and harmful substances to meet regulations and quality standards.
      Email: Information
      US Email: Sales
      US Voice: 800-244-1173
      US Fax: 800-368-4661
      Facebook
      Twitter
      Instagram
      Linkedin
      Certified Food Grade Products
      Product(s):
      W353000 m-Cresol, ≥98%, FG
      SDS
       
  • TCI AMERICA
    • TCI AMERICA
      Moving Your Chemistry Forward
      We continuously strive to advance our technology.
      Tokyo Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. (TCI) is a leading worldwide manufacturer of specialty organic chemicals founded in 1946. TCI provides organic laboratory chemicals as well as pharmaceutical, cosmetic and functional materials. More than 60 years of synthesis experience and multi-purpose plants enable TCI to offer more than 27,000 products as well as custom synthesis. TCI established overseas facilities in North America, Europe, China and India to serve customers worldwide.
      Email: Sales
      US Email: Sales
      Email: Global Business
      Voice: +81-3-5640-8878
      Fax: +81-3-5640-8902
      US Voice: 800-423-8616
      US Fax: 888-520-1075
      Tokyo Tel:03-5640-8851
      Tokyo Fax:03-5640-8865
      Facebook
      Twitter
      Instagram
      Linkedin
      RSS
      Product(s):
      C0401 m-Cresol >98.0%(GC)
       
  • The Good Scents Company
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search
3-methylphenol (Click)
CAS Number: 108-39-4Picture of molecule
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg: 203-577-9
FDA UNII: GGO4Y809LO
Nikkaji Web: J1.186J
Beilstein Number: 0506719
MDL: MFCD00002302
CoE Number: 617
XlogP3: 2.00 (est)
Molecular Weight: 108.13996000
Formula: C7 H8 O
BioActivity Summary: listing
NMR Predictor: Predict (works with chrome or firefox)
Category: food contact resinous and polymeric coatings
 
US / EU / FDA / JECFA / FEMA / FLAVIS / Scholar / Patent Information:
Google Scholar: Search
Google Books: Search
Google Scholar: with word "volatile"Search
Google Scholar: with word "flavor"Search
Google Scholar: with word "odor"Search
Perfumer and Flavorist: Search
Google Patents: Search
US Patents: Search
EU Patents: Search
Pubchem Patents: Search
PubMed: Search
NCBI: Search
JECFA Food Flavoring: 692  m-cresol
Flavis Number: 04.026 (Old)
DG SANTE Food Flavourings: 04.026  3-methylphenol
DG SANTE Food Contact Materials: 3-methylphenol
FEMA Number: 3530  m-cresol
FDA Mainterm: M-CRESOL
FDA Regulation:
FDA PART 175 -- INDIRECT FOOD ADDITIVES: ADHESIVES AND COMPONENTS OF COATINGS
Subpart C--Substances for Use as Components of Coatings
Sec. 175.300 Resinous and polymeric coatings.


FDA PART 177 -- INDIRECT FOOD ADDITIVES: POLYMERS
Subpart C--Substances for Use Only as Components of Articles Intended for Repeated Use
Sec. 177.2410 Phenolic resins in molded articles.
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Physical Properties:
Appearance: white to amber liquid to crystals (est)
Assay: 98.00 to 100.00 % 
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Specific Gravity: 1.03400 @  25.00 °C.
Refractive Index: 1.53980 @  20.00 °C.
Melting Point: 11.00 to  12.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 202.00 to  203.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 120.00 to  121.00 °C. @ 50.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure: 0.110000 mm/Hg @ 25.00 °C.
Vapor Density: 7.07 ( Air = 1 )
Flash Point: 187.00 °F. TCC ( 86.11 °C. )
logP (o/w): 1.960
Soluble in:
 alcohol
 water, 8890 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
 water, 2.27E+04 mg/L @ 25 °C (exp)
Insoluble in:
 water
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Organoleptic Properties:
 
Odor Type: phenolic
 
Odor Strength: high ,
recommend smelling in a 0.01 % solution or less
 
 medicinal  woody  leathery  phenolic  
Odor Description:
at 0.01 % in dipropylene glycol. 
medicinal woody leather phenolic
Luebke, William tgsc, (1995)
 
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
 
Sigma-Aldrich
m-Cresol, ≥98%, FG
Odor Description: medicinal; woody; ethereal
 
Pell Wall Perfumes
m-Cresol, 1% in DPG
Odor Description: Medicinal, woody, leather, phenolic
Arctander has this to say about it: “Dry-tarry, medicinal-leathery odor, conventionally described as “phenolic. Useful as a floralizing companion to Indole in sharp-exotic flower fragrances, Lily (Bermuda-lily, etc.), Narcisse, etc. Concentration in the perfume composition will usually be about 0.1%, sometimes slightly higher, mostly lower than 0.1%.”
 
 
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Cosmetic Information:
CosIng: cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: antimicrobial agents
perfuming agents
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Suppliers:
EMD Millipore
For experimental / research use only.
m-Cresol
Pell Wall Perfumes
m-Cresol, 1% in DPG
Odor: Medicinal, woody, leather, phenolic
Use: Arctander has this to say about it: “Dry-tarry, medicinal-leathery odor, conventionally described as “phenolic. Useful as a floralizing companion to Indole in sharp-exotic flower fragrances, Lily (Bermuda-lily, etc.), Narcisse, etc. Concentration in the perfume composition will usually be about 0.1%, sometimes slightly higher, mostly lower than 0.1%.”
Penta International
m-CRESOL FOOD GRADE, Kosher, Halal
Penta International
Meta-CRESOL USP GRADE, Kosher, Halal
Santa Cruz Biotechnology
For experimental / research use only.
m-Cresol
Sigma-Aldrich
m-Cresol, ≥98%, FG
Odor: medicinal; woody; ethereal
Certified Food Grade Products
TCI AMERICA
For experimental / research use only.
m-Cresol >98.0%(GC)
The Good Scents Company
NOVOLAK 562
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
European information :
Most important hazard(s):
T - Toxic.
R 24/25 - Toxic in contact with skin and if swallowed.
R 34 - Causes burns.
S 02 - Keep out of the reach of children.
S 36/37/39 - Wear suitable clothing, gloves and eye/face protection.
S 45 - In case of accident or if you feel unwell seek medical advice immediately.
 
Hazards identification
 
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
 
Pictogram
 
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
oral-rat LD50  [sex: M] 242 mg/kg
(E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, 1969a)

oral-mouse LD50  828 mg/kg
(E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, 1969a)

intraperitoneal-mouse LD50  168 mg/kg
(E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, 1969a)

gavage-rat LD50  [sex: M] 520 mg/kg
(Carpenter, 1949b)

oral-rat LD50  242 mg/kg
GASTROINTESTINAL: PERITONITIS BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
BIOFAX Industrial Bio-Test Laboratories, Inc., Data Sheets. Vol. 3-5/1969

oral-rabbit LDLo  1400 mg/kg
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 80, Pg. 233, 1944.

intravenous-rabbit LDLo  280 mg/kg
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 80, Pg. 233, 1944.

oral-mouse LD50  828 mg/kg
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 18(2), Pg. 58, 1974.

intraperitoneal-mouse LD50  168 mg/kg
"Handbook of Toxicology," 4 vols., Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders Co., 1956-59Vol. 5, Pg. 56, 1959.

intraperitoneal-guinea pig LDLo  100 mg/kg
"Abdernalden's Handbuch der Biologischen Arbeitsmethoden." Vol. 4, Pg. 1361, 1935.

Dermal Toxicity:
subcutaneous-rat LDLo 900 mg/kg
"Handbook of Toxicology," 4 vols., Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders Co., 1956-59Vol. 5, Pg. 56, 1959.

skin-rat LD50 1100 mg/kg
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 18(2), Pg. 58, 1974.

subcutaneous-rabbit LDLo 500 mg/kg
"Abdernalden's Handbuch der Biologischen Arbeitsmethoden." Vol. 4, Pg. 1361, 1935.

subcutaneous-mouse LDLo 450 mg/kg
"Abdernalden's Handbuch der Biologischen Arbeitsmethoden." Vol. 4, Pg. 1361, 1935.

subcutaneous-guinea pig LDLo 300 mg/kg
"Handbook of Toxicology," 4 vols., Philadelphia, W.B. Saunders Co., 1956-59Vol. 5, Pg. 56, 1959.

subcutaneous-cat LDLo 180 mg/kg
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 80, Pg. 233, 1944.

Inhalation Toxicity:
inhalation-rat LC50 > 710 mg/m3/1H
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 80, Pg. 233, 1944.

Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Safety in Use Information:
Category: food contact resinous and polymeric coatings
Recommendation for meta-cresol usage levels up to:
  0.0100 % in the fragrance concentrate.
 
Maximised Survey-derived Daily Intakes (MSDI-EU): 0.12 (μg/capita/day)
Maximised Survey-derived Daily Intakes (MSDI-USA): 0.10 (μg/capita/day)
Use levels for FEMA GRAS flavoring substances on which the FEMA Expert Panel based its judgments that the substances are generally recognized as safe (GRAS).
The Expert Panel also publishes separate extensive reviews of scientific information on all FEMA GRAS flavoring substances and can be found at FEMA Flavor Ingredient Library
publication number: 11
Click here to view publication 11
 average usual ppmaverage maximum ppm
baked goods: -1.00000
beverages(nonalcoholic): --
beverages(alcoholic): --
breakfast cereal: --
cheese: --
chewing gum: --
condiments / relishes: --
confectionery froastings: --
egg products: --
fats / oils: --
fish products: --
frozen dairy: --
fruit ices: --
gelatins / puddings: --
granulated sugar: --
gravies: -0.50000
hard candy: --
imitation dairy: --
instant coffee / tea: -0.50000
jams / jellies: --
meat products: -0.50000
milk products: --
nut products: -0.50000
other grains: --
poultry: --
processed fruits: --
processed vegetables: --
reconstituted vegetables: --
seasonings / flavors: -0.50000
snack foods: -0.50000
soft candy: --
soups: -0.50000
sugar substitutes: --
sweet sauces: --
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Safety References:
European Food Safety Athority(efsa): Flavor usage levels; Subacute, Subchronic, Chronic and Carcinogenicity Studies; Developmental / Reproductive Toxicity Studies; Genotoxicity Studies...
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) reference(s):
Opinion of the Scientific Panel on food additives, flavourings, processing aids and materials in contact with food (AFC) related to Flavouring Group Evaluation 22 (FGE.22): Ring-substituted phenolic substances from chemical groups 21 and 25 (Commission Regulation (EC) No 1565/2000 of 18 July 2000)
View page or View pdf
Flavouring Group Evaluation 58 (FGE.58) Consideration of phenol derivatives evaluated by JECFA (55th meeting) structurally related to ring substituted phenolic substances evaluated by EFSA in FGE.22 (2006) (Commission Regulation (EC) No 1565/2000 of 18 July 2000) - Opinion of the Scientific Panel on Food Additives, Flavourings, Processing Aids and Materials in contact with Food (AFC)
View page or View pdf
Flavouring Group Evaluation 60 (FGE.60): Consideration of eugenol and related hydroxyallylbenzene derivatives evaluated by JECFA (65th meeting) structurally related to ring- substituted phenolic substances evaluated by EFSA in FGE.22 (2006)
View page or View pdf
Scientific Opinion on Flavouring Group Evaluation 22, Revision 1 (FGE.22Rev1): Ring-substituted phenolic substances from chemical groups 21 and 25
View page or View pdf
Scientific Opinion on the safety and efficacy of phenol derivatives containing ring-alkyl, ring-alkoxy and side-chains with an oxygenated functional group (chemical group 25) when used as flavourings for all species
View page or View pdf
EPI System: View
EPA-Iris: IRIS
NIOSH International Chemical Safety Cards: search
NIOSH Pocket Guide: search
NLM Hazardous Substances Data Bank: Search
Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System: Search
AIDS Citations: Search
Cancer Citations: Search
Toxicology Citations: Search
EPA GENetic TOXicology: Search
Env. Mutagen Info. Center: Search
NLM Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity: Search
EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA): 108-39-4
EPA ACToR: Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS): Registry
Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary : 342
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Data
WISER: UN 2076
WGK Germany: 1
 3-methylphenol
Chemidplus: 0000108394
EPA/NOAA CAMEO: hazardous materials
RTECS: 108-39-4
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
References:
 3-methylphenol
NIST Chemistry WebBook: Search Inchi
Canada Domestic Sub. List: 108-39-4
Pubchem (cid): 342
Pubchem (sid): 134970512
Flavornet: 108-39-4
Pherobase: View
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Other Information:
(IUPAC): Atomic Weights of the Elements 2009
(IUPAC): Atomic Weights of the Elements 2009 (pdf)
Videos: The Periodic Table of Videos
tgsc: Atomic Weights use for this web site
(IUPAC): Periodic Table of the Elements
FDA Everything Added to Food in the United States (EAFUS): View
CHEBI: View
CHEMBL: View
Metabolomics Database: Search
UM BBD: Search
KEGG (GenomeNet): C01467
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database): HMDB02048
FooDB: FDB008788
YMDB (Yeast Metabolome Database): YMDB01730
Export Tariff Code: 2907.12.0000
FDA Listing of Food Additive Status: View
Haz-Map: View
Typical G.C.
VCF-Online: VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
Wikipedia: View
Wikipedia2: View2
RSC Learn Chemistry: View
Formulations/Preparations:
•grade: technical (95-98%) •pure cresol is a mixture of ortho-, meta- & para-isomers. crude cresol (commercial cresol) is a mixture of aromatic cmpd containing about 20% of o-cresol, 40% of m-cresol, & 30% of p-cresol with small amt of phenol & xylenols. •franklin cresolis, 50% m-cresol, 31% soap cancelled •saponated cresol solution n.f., 50% m-cresol, 35% soap cancelled •bacticin, 0.4660% m-cresol, 0.4630% 2,4-xylenol cancelled •celcure dry mix (chemicals for wood preserving), 5% m-cresol, 50% copper sulfate pentahydrate, 45% potassium dichromate cancelled •rover's dog shampoo, 0.4% m-cresol, 1.0% paradichlorobenzene, 0.1% pine oil, 19.3% soap cancelled •gallex, 0.4660% m-cresol, 0.4630% 2,4-xylenol active •generally m- and p- isomers are used industrially as a mixture containing 40% to 65% m-cresol.
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Potential Blenders and core components note
 
For Odor
animal
2-isobutyl quinolineFR
floral
 cananga oilFL/FR
 floral methanolFR
herbal
 ajowan seed oilFL/FR
 cananga fruit oilFR
2,10-epoxypinaneFR
 matricaria chamomilla flower oilFL/FR
white thyme oilFL/FR
 thyme oil (thymus zygis gracillis) spainFL/FR
red thyme oil spainFL/FR
 thymolFL/FR
leathery
2-tert-butyl-6-methyl phenolFR
medicinal
2,6-xylenolFL/FR
orris
2(1)-orris butanalFL/FR
phenolic
ortho-cresolFR
2-propyl phenolFL/FR
4-vinyl phenolFL/FR
resinous
 amber oil CO2 extractFR
smoky
 birch tar oilFL/FR
spicy
4-methyl guaiacolFL/FR
 
For Flavor
 
No flavor group found for these
 birch tar oilFL/FR
2(1)-orris butanalFL/FR
2-propyl phenolFL/FR
burnt
2,6-xylenolFL/FR
floral
 cananga oilFL/FR
herbal
 ajowan seed oilFL/FR
 matricaria chamomilla flower oilFL/FR
white thyme oilFL/FR
 thyme oil (thymus zygis gracillis) spainFL/FR
red thyme oil spainFL/FR
phenolic
 thymolFL/FR
4-vinyl phenolFL/FR
vanilla
4-methyl guaiacolFL/FR
 
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Potential Uses:
 antimicrobial agents 
 castoreumFR
 myrrh 
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Occurrence (nature, food, other): note
 asparagus shoot
Search Trop  Picture
 coal tar
Search  PMC Picture
 coffee arabica coffee bean
Search Trop  Picture
 jasmin absolute china @ 2.33%
Data  GC  Search Trop  Picture
 myrrh oil
Search Trop  Picture
 osmanthus absolute @ trace%
Data  GC  Search Trop  Picture
 prangos uechtritzii boiss. et hausskn. fruit oil turkey @ 1.40%
Data  GC  Search Trop  Picture
 sauromatum guttatum
Search Trop  Picture
 tea leaf
Search Trop  Picture
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Synonyms:
3-cresol
m-cresol
m-cresol food grade
 cresol meta pure
meta-cresol N- grade
m-cresylic acid
meta-cresylic acid
1-hydroxy-3-methyl benzene
1-hydroxy-3-methylbenzene
3-hydroxytoluene
3-methyl phenol
meta-methyl phenol
3-methyl-1-hydroxybenzene
1-methyl-3-hydroxybenzene
3-methylphenol
m-methylphenol
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Synonyms   Articles   Notes   Search   Top
Please share your Comments.
Email Address:
 
 
 
 
Top of Page Home
Copyright © 1980-2018 The Good Scents Company (tgsc) ™ Disclaimer Privacy Policy