Purity : >99.0%(GC)

CAS No.: 131-57-7
EC No.: 205-031-5
EC Name: (2-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-phenylmethanone
ECHA Name: Oxybenzone


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SKU: Oxybenzone ; 131-57-7 ; (2-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-phenylmethanone ; 205-031-5 ; Oxybenzone ; 100.004.575 Category:
Purity / Analysis Method >99.0%(GC)
Molecular Formula / Molecular Weight C__1__4H__1__2O__3 = 228.25
Physical State (20 deg.C) Solid
CAS RN 131-57-7
PubChem Substance ID 87570693
Merck Index (14) 6954
MDL Number MFCD00008387

Specification & Properties

Appearance White to Light yellow to Green powder to crystal
Purity(GC) min. 99.0 %
Melting point 62.0 to 65.0 deg.C
Solubility in Methanol almost transparency
Melting Point 63 deg.C
Solubility in water Insoluble
Solubility (very soluble in) Toluene,Alcohol

Safety & Regulations

Safety Information:
Chemical Safety Chemical SafetyChemical Safety
Signal Word Warning
Hazard Statements H315 : Causes skin irritation.
H319 : Causes serious eye irritation.
H410 : Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
Precautionary Statements P501 : Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.
P273 : Avoid release to the environment.
P264 : Wash skin thoroughly after handling.
P280 : Wear protective gloves/ eye protection/ face protection.
P302 + P352 : IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of water.
P391 : Collect spillage.
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.
Related Laws:
RTECS# DJ1575000
Transport Information:
UN Number UN3077
Class 9
Packing Group III
Hazard Classification:

According to the classification provided by companies to ECHA in REACH registrations this substance
is very toxic to aquatic life and
is toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

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