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Benzyl Benzoate
Confirming to BP specification Benzoic acid benzyl ester

Product Code.
00396
Grade
Purity
98%
CAS No.
120-51-4
Molecular Formula
C6H5.COO.CH2.C6H5
Molecular Weight
212.25
H.S.Code
2916.31200
Shelf Life
60 Months

Physical Properties

Physical state at 20 °C
Liquid
Colour
Clear Colorless
Odour
Faint aromatic odor
Melting point/ Freezing point [°C]
17 - 20 °C
Auto-ignition temperature [°C]
480°C
Flash point [°C]
158 °C
Boiling point [°C]
323 - 324 °C
Initial boiling point [°C]
323°C
Final boiling point [°C]
324 °C
Vapour pressure mm/Hg
0.000224 mm Hg @ 250C
Vapour density
7.31
Density [g/cm3]
1.118
Solubility in water [% weight]
Insoluble in water
Partition coefficient Log Pow octanol / water at 20°C
4

Packaging

Specification

Appearance
A clear colorless oily liquid
Assay
Min 98%
Weight/ mL at 20°C
1.115 - 1.119 g
Freezing point
Min 17 deg C
Refractive index (20°C; 589 nm)
1.569 - 1.570
Acidity
Max 0.5 ml N%
Residue on ignition (as SO4)
Max 0.1%
Benzaldehyde (C6H5CHO)
Max 0.05%

Safety Information and Hazard Symbols

Symbol: GHS07, GHS09
Signal Word: Warning
UN No.: 3082
IMCO Class No.: 9
Packing Group: III
Hazardous Statement: H302-H411
Precaution Statement: P273