Benzyl Alcohol

Benzyl Alcohol

Benzyl Alcohol

We are one of the major Benzyl Alcohol Manufacturers and Suppliers based in India.  that we offer is processed using the finest quality raw materials by our experts. The chemical is remarkable for its purity and genuine beurette video. It is used in various industrial applications.

Catalogue Number 100987
Synonyms Phenylcarbinol


Product Information
CAS number 100-51-6
EC index number 603-057-00-5
EC number 202-859-9
Grade Ph Eur,BP,JP,NF
Hill Formula C₇H₈O
Chemical formula C₆H₅CH₂OH
Molar Mass 108.14 g/mol
HS Code 2906 21 00
Structure formula Image


Physicochemical Information
Boiling point 205 °C (1013 hPa)
Density 1.05 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Explosion limit 1.3 – 13 %(V)
Flash point 101 °C DIN 51758
Ignition temperature 435 °C DIN 51794
Melting Point -15.3 °C
Vapor pressure 0.07 hPa (20 °C)
Solubility 40 g/l


Toxicological Information
LD 50 oral LD50 Rat 1620 mg/kg


Safety Information according to GHS
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Statement(s) H302 + H332: Harmful if swallowed or if inhaled.
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
Precautionary Statement(s) P271: Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Signal Word Warning
RTECS DN3150000
Storage class 10 – 13 Other liquids and solids
WGK WGK 1 slightly water endangering
Disposal 3
Relatively unreactive organic reagents should be collected in container A. If halogenated, they should be collected in container B. For solid residues use container C.


Safety Information
Hazard Symbols Harmful
Categories of danger harmful
R Phrase R 20/22
Harmful by inhalation and if swallowed.
S Phrase S 26
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.


Storage and Shipping Information
Storage Store at +2°C to +8°C.


Transport Information
Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RID Kein Gefahrgut
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 3334 , 9, III
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code No Dangerous Good


Assay (GC) 98.0 – 100.5 %
Identity (IR) conforms
Appearance of solution (nephelometric) conforms
Clarity of solution conforms
Colour of solution conforms
Acidity conforms
Refractive index (n 20/D) 1.538 – 1.541
Density (d 20 °C/20 °C) 1.043 – 1.049
Peroxide value ≤ 5.0
Related substances (GC) (Benzaldehyde (Impurity A)) ≤ 0.05 %
Related substances (GC) (Cyclohexylmethanol (Impurity B)) ≤ 0.10 %
Related substances (GC) (Sum of peaks with a relative retention less than that of benzyl alcohol) ≤ 0.02 %
Related substances (GC) (Sum of peaks with a relative retention greater than that of benzyl alcohol) ≤ 0.20 %
Related substances (GC) (disregard limit) ≤ 0.0001 %
Benzene (GC) ≤ 0.0002 %
Chlorobenzene (GC) ≤ 0.01 %
Toluene (GC) ≤ 0.01 %
Other residual solvents (ICH Q3C) excluded by manufacturing process
Evaporation residue ≤ 0.050 %
Water ≤ 0.1 %
Bacterial endotoxins ≤ 2.5 I.U./ml
Total aerobic microbial count (TAMC) ≤ 100 CFU/g
Total combined yeasts/moulds count (TYMC) ≤ 10 CFU/g
Bile-tolerant gram-negative bacteria (absent in 1 g) passes test
Candida albicans (absent in 1 g) passes test
Escherichia coli (absent in 1 g) passes test
Pseudomonas aeruginosa (absent in 1 g) passes test
Salmonella (absent in 10 g) passes test
Staphylococcus aureus (absent in 1 g) passes test
Elemental impurity specifications have been set considering ICH Q3D (Guideline for Elemental impurities).
Class 1-3 elements are not likely to be present above the ICH Q3D option 1 limit, unless specified and indicated (*).
Conforms to Ph Eur, BP, JP, NF

Inquiry Now

No comments.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.