Methylhydroquinone

Purity : >98.0%(T)

CAS No.: 95-71-6
EC No.: 202-443-7
EC Name: 2-methylbenzene-1,4-diol
ECHA Name: 2-methylhydroquinone

Synonyms:
Methylhydroquinone
2-Methylhydroquinone
95-71-6
2-methylbenzene-1,4-diol
2,5-Dihydroxytoluene

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SKU: Methylhydroquinone ; 95-71-6 ; 2-methylbenzene-1,4-diol ; 202-443-7 ; 2-methylhydroquinone ; 100.002.222 Category:
Purity / Analysis Method >98.0%(T)
Molecular Formula / Molecular Weight C7H8O2 = 124.14
Physical State (20 deg.C) Solid
Store Under Inert Gas Store under inert gas
Condition to Avoid Air Sensitive
CAS RN 95-71-6
PubChem Substance ID 87572412
MDL Number MFCD00002345

Specification & Properties

Specifications:
Appearance White to Light yellow powder to crystal
Purity(Redox method) min. 98.0 %
Melting point 126.0 to 130.0 deg.C
Solubility in Methanol almost transparency
Properties:
Melting Point 126 deg.C

Safety & Regulations

Safety Information:
Chemical Safety Chemical SafetyChemical SafetyChemical SafetyChemical Safety
Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H302 + H312 + H332 : Harmful if swallowed, in contact with skin or if inhaled.
H315 : Causes skin irritation.
H319 : Causes serious eye irritation.
Precautionary Statements P501 : Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.
P261 : Avoid breathing dust/ fume/ gas/ mist/ vapors/ spray.
P270 : Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
P271 : Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
P264 : Wash skin thoroughly after handling.
P280 : Wear protective gloves/ protective clothing/ eye protection/ face protection.
P337 + P313 : If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/ attention.
P305 + P351 + P338 : IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P362 + P364 : Take off contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse.
P332 + P313 : If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/ attention.
P301 + P312 + P330 : IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth.
P302 + P352 + P312 : IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of water.Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell.
P304 + P340 + P312 : IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell.
Related Laws:
RTECS# MX6700000
Transport Information:
Hazard Classification:

Danger!
According to the classification provided by companies to ECHA in REACH registrations this substance
causes severe skin burns and eye damage,
is very toxic to aquatic life,
is very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects,
causes serious eye damage,
is harmful if swallowed,
is suspected of causing genetic defects,
is suspected of causing cancer,
may cause an allergic skin reaction and
may cause respiratory irritation.

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