Benzyl alcohol USP-NF 25KG Go Back

CASR

: 100-51-6

Molecular Formula

: C6H5CH2OH

Molecular Weight

: 108.14
Specifications  
Description: Clear, colorless, oily liquid. Boils at about 206°C, without decomposition. Is neutral to litmus. Specific gravity is between 1.042 and 1.047
Solubility: Freely soluble in 50% alcohol; sparingly soluble in water. Miscible with alcohol, with ether, and with chloroform.
Identification by IR: To comply the test
Assay: 98.0%-100.5%
Fats & Fixed oils (Peroxide value): Not more than 5
Residue on evaporation: Not more than 0.05%
Organic impurities, benzaldehyde and other related substances: Benzaldehyde: 0.15% max
Organic impurities, benzaldehyde and other related substances: Cyclohexylmethanol: 0.10% max
Organic impurities, benzaldehyde and other related substances: Sum of the areas of any peak with a relative retention time less than that of Benzyl alcohol: 0.04% max
Organic impurities, benzaldehyde and other related substances: Sum of the areas of any peak with a relative retention time greater than that of Benzyl alcohol: 0.3% max
Acidity: NMT 1 mL of 0.1M sodium hydroxide should require to change the color of the indicator to pink
Clarity of solution: The sample solution should show same clarity as that of water or its opalescence is not more pronounced than that of reference suspension 1
Colour of solution: Sample solution should have the color of water
Refractive index,20° C: 1.538-1.541
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