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methyl 2-methyl benzoate
benzoic acid, 2-methyl-, methyl ester (9CI)

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CAS Number: 89-71-4Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:201-932-2
Nikkaji Web:J45.108H
XlogP3:2.80 (est)
Molecular Weight:150.17710000
Formula:C9 H10 O2
BioActivity Summary:listing
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Category:fragrance agents
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Physical Properties:
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Specific Gravity:1.06900 to 1.07300 @ 20.00 °C.
Pounds per Gallon - (est).: 8.906 to 8.939
Refractive Index:1.51800 to 1.52000 @ 20.00 °C.
Boiling Point: 215.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure:0.200000 mmHg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point: 180.00 °F. TCC ( 82.22 °C. )
logP (o/w): 2.750
Soluble in:
 water, 339.5 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Type: floral
floral ylang orangeflower grape
Odor Description:at 100.00 %. floral ylang orangeflower grape
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
None found
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Methyl 2-methylbenzoate
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Methyl 2-methylbenzoate
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
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Methyl 2-methylbenzoate 99%
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Methyl o-Toluate >98.0%(GC)
Safety Information:
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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:
fragrance agents
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IFRA Code of Practice Notification of the 49th Amendment to the IFRA Code of Practice
Recommendation for methyl 2-methyl benzoate flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):89-71-4
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Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :33094
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
methyl 2-methylbenzoate
 methyl 2-methylbenzoate
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Pubchem (cid):33094
Pubchem (sid):135023541
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2011 (pdf)
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Export Tariff Code:2916.39.7900
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 found in nature
 benzoic acid, 2-methyl-, methyl ester
 benzoic acid, 2-methyl-, methyl ester (9CI)
 benzoic acid, methyl-, methyl ester
 methyl 2-methylbenzoate
 methyl ester of 2-methylbenzoic acid
 methyl methylbenzoate
 methyl o-methylbenzoate
 methyl o-toluate
 methyl orthotoluate
 methyl toluate
 methyl-o-methyl benzoate
2-methylbenzoic acid methyl ester
2-methylbenzoic acid, methyl ester
o-toluic acid methyl ester
o-toluic acid, methyl ester (8CI)
o-toluylic acid, methyl ester
None found
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