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2-Methylresorcinol (pdf)

CAS number 608-25-3
EC number 210-155-8
Formula C7H8O2
Molecular weight 124.139
Appearance white crystal powder
Assay, %, min. 99
Melting point, °С 118 - 121
Boiling point, °С 264
Main impurities different alkylresorcinols
Other names:

2-Metyl-1,3-benzenediol, 2,6-Dihydroxytoluene, Gamma-orcinol, Methylresorcinoltech

Applications

2-Methylresorcinol is applicable in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries