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3-methyl biphenyl
1,1'-biphenyl, 3-methyl-

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CAS Number: 643-93-6Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:211-404-3
Nikkaji Web:J105.831B
XlogP3-AA:3.90 (est)
Molecular Weight:168.23864000
Formula:C13 H12
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Category:natural substances and extractives
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Physical Properties:
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Specific Gravity:1.01400 to 1.01800 @ 20.00 °C.
Pounds per Gallon - (est).: 8.447 to 8.481
Refractive Index:1.60000 to 1.60400 @ 20.00 °C.
Melting Point: 4.50 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 272.70 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 272.00 to 273.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure:0.010000 mmHg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point:> 230.00 °F. TCC ( > 110.00 °C. )
logP (o/w): 4.634 (est)
Soluble in:
 water, 13.22 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Insoluble in:
Organoleptic Properties:
Flavor Type: green
green rose
Taste Description: green rose
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
None found
Frinton Laboratories
For experimental / research use only.
Penta International
Santa Cruz Biotechnology
For experimental / research use only.
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
For experimental / research use only.
3-Phenyltoluene 95%
For experimental / research use only.
3-Methylbiphenyl >95.0%(GC)
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
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:
Not determined
Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
Category: natural substances and extractives
Recommendation for 3-methyl biphenyl usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for 3-methyl biphenyl flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
EPI System: View
EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):643-93-6
EPA ACToR:Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS):Registry
Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :12564
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Pubchem (cid):12564
Pubchem (sid):134976428
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2009
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2009 (pdf)
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(IUPAC):Periodic Table of the Elements
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):Search
Export Tariff Code:2902.90.9000
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 cocoa roasted cocoa
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US Patents:3,931,166 - Certain 2,5-dimethyl-3-thiopyrazines
PubMed:Volatile hydrocarbons inhibit methanogenic crude oil degradation.
PubMed:A unique six-membered chelated iridium complex.
PubMed:Determination of aromatic and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in gasoline using programmed temperature vaporization-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.
PubMed:The lower pathway operon for benzoate catabolism in biphenyl-utilizing Pseudomonas sp. strain IC and the nucleotide sequence of the bphE gene for catechol 2,3-dioxygenase.
PubMed:Effects of ortho-methyl substituents on the mutagenicity of aminobiphenyls and aminonaphthalenes.
None found
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