2-methyl resorcinol
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      13-68350 2-METHYL RESORCINOL
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2-methylbenzene-1,3-diol (Click)
CAS Number: 608-25-3
ECHA EC Number: 210-155-8
FDA UNII: 32W7044A3T
Beilstein Number: 2042177
MDL: MFCD00002271
XlogP3-AA: 1.60 (est)
Molecular Weight: 124.13916000
Formula: C7 H8 O2
BioActivity Summary: listing
NMR Predictor: Predict
Category: cosmetic agents
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Physical Properties:
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00 % 
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Melting Point: 120.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 264.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure: 0.002000 mm/Hg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point: 289.00 °F. TCC ( 142.90 °C. ) (est)
logP (o/w): 1.117 (est)
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Organoleptic Properties:
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Cosmetic Information:
CosIng: cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: hair dyeing agents
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For experimental / research use only.
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
2-Methylresorcinol 98%
For experimental / research use only.
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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:
  oral-rat LD50  200 mg/kg
Journal of the American College of Toxicology. Vol. 5(3), Pg. 167, 1986.

Dermal Toxicity:
  Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
  Not determined
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Safety in Use Information:
Category: cosmetic agents
Recommendation for 2-methyl resorcinol usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for 2-methyl resorcinol flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA): 608-25-3
EPA ACToR: Toxicology Data
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Data
WGK Germany: 3
DTP/NCI: 66524
Chemidplus: 0000608253
RTECS: VH2009500 for cas# 608-25-3
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Canada Domestic Sub. List: 608-25-3
Pubchem (cid): 11843
Pubchem (sid): 134978264
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None Found
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Potential Uses:
None Found
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Natural Occurrence in: note
 not found in nature
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1,3-benzenediol, 2-methyl-
 resorcinol, 2-methyl-
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Soluble in:
 water, 2.63E+05 mg/L @ 25 °C (exp)
 water, 1.648e+004 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
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