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octyl salicylate
2-hydroxybenzoic acid octyl ester

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Name:octyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
CAS Number: 6969-49-9Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:230-190-2
FDA UNII: Search
Nikkaji Web:J36.461D
Beilstein Number:2724636
XlogP3:6.80 (est)
Molecular Weight:250.33794000
Formula:C15 H22 O3
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Category:fragrance agents
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Physical Properties:
Appearance:colorless to pale yellow clear oily liquid (est)
Assay: 97.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Specific Gravity:1.00000 to 1.02000 @ 25.00 °C.
Pounds per Gallon - (est).: 8.321 to 8.487
Refractive Index:1.49000 to 1.51000 @ 20.00 °C.
Boiling Point: 336.00 to 337.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure:0.000056 mmHg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point: 267.00 °F. TCC ( 130.56 °C. )
logP (o/w): 6.089 (est)
Shelf Life: 24.00 month(s) or longer if stored properly.
Storage:store in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light.
Soluble in:
 water, 0.6206 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
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Organoleptic Properties:
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
CosIng:cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: perfuming agents
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Safety Information:
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
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
parenteral-rabbit LD50 > 4000 mg/kg
Chimica Therapeutica. Vol. 4, Pg. 453, 1969.

Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
fragrance agents
RIFM Fragrance Material Safety Assessment: Search
IFRA Code of Practice Notification of the 49th Amendment to the IFRA Code of Practice
Recommendation for octyl salicylate flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):6969-49-9
EPA ACToR:Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS):Registry
Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :62624
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:2
octyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
 octyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Canada Domestic Sub. List:6969-49-9
Pubchem (cid):62624
Pubchem (sid):135019304
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2011 (pdf)
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(IUPAC):Periodic Table of the Elements
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):Search
Export Tariff Code:2918.23.0000
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 not found in nature
 benzoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, octyl ester
 benzoic acid, o-hydroxy-, octyl ester
2-hydroxy-benzoic acid octyl ester
2-hydroxybenzoic acid octyl ester
o-hydroxybenzoic acid octyl ester
ortho-hydroxybenzoic acid octyl ester
 octyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
 octyl o-hydroxybenzoate
N-octyl o-hydroxybenzoate
 octyl ortho-hydroxybenzoate
N-octyl ortho-hydroxybenzoate
N-octyl salicylate
 octyl salicylate natural
 octyl salicylate USP
 salicylic acid octyl ester
 salicylic acid, n-octyl ester
 salicylic acid, octyl ester


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