Description

Methyl atratate

 

Methyl atratate Details

Chemical Name: METHYL 2,4-DIHYDROXY-3,6-DIMETHYLBENZOATE

CAS No.: 4707-47-5

Molecular Formula: C10H12O4

Molecular Weight: 196.2

Molecular Structure: 

Appearance: White to off-white powder

 

Methyl atratate Typical Properties

Item Specification
Specific rotation +39.5 to +41.5°
State of solution(transmittance) Clear 98.0% min.
Chloride[cl] 0.020% max.
Ammonium [NH4] 0.02% max.
Sulfate[SO4] 0.020% max
Iron[Fe] 10ppm max.
Heavy metals [Pb] 10ppm max
Arsenic[As2O3] 1ppm max
Other amino acids Chromatographically not detectable
Loss on drying 0.20% max.
Residue on ignition[sulfated] 0.10% max.
Assay 99.0% min

 

Methyl atratate Usage

Used as flavors, fragrances, cosmetic raw materials and flavoring agents

 

Methyl atratate Packaging and Shipping

Packing: 25kg per drum

 

Methyl atratate Storage

In tightly closed container away from light and source of ignition at 20°C