Methyl salicylate BP 25LT Go Back

CASR

: 119-36-8

Molecular Formula

: C8H8O3

Molecular Weight

: 152.15
Specifications  
Appearance: Colourless or slightly yellow liquid.
Solubility: Very slightly soluble in water, miscible with ethanol (96%) and with fatty and essential oils.
Identification A (By Chemical test): A dried precipitate should melt at 156 °C to 161 °C
Identification B (By Chemical test): A Violet colour should devlop.
Appearance of Solution: The solution should clear and not more intensely coloured than reference solution Y7
Acidity: NMT 0.4mL of 0.1M sodium hydroxide should required to restore the blue colour.
Relative density, 20°C: 1.180 to 1.186
Refractive index (20°C ± 0.5°C): 1.535 to 1.538
Assay: 99.0% - 100.5% m/m
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