Benzyl Alcohol USP
Benzyl Alcohol also known as Phenyl carbinol occurs as a colorless, clear liquid with a mild aromatic odor. It has a sharp burning taste and is slightly denser than water.
Benzyl Alcohol is used as a pharmaceutical aid. It is used as an anti parasite medication in pharmaceutical products.
Chemical Name: Benzyl Alcohol
Mol. Formula: C7H8O
Mol. Weight: 108.14 g/mol
CAS No.: 100-51-6
|Characters||It occurs as a clear, colorless, oily liquid|
|Clarity of solution||Passes test|
|Solubility||Freely soluble in 50% alcohol; sparingly soluble in water. Miscible with alcohol, with ether, and with chloroform.|
|Peroxide value||Not more than 5|
|Residue on evaporation||Not more than 0.05%|
|Organic Impurities, Benzaldehyde, and Other Related Substances||Specified test|
|Clarity of solution||The Sample solution shows the same clarity as that of water, or its opalescence is not more pronounced than that of Reference suspension 1|
|Color of solution||The Sample solution has the color of water.|
|Refractive index||1.538–1.541 at 20°|
|Residual solvents||Meets the requirements|
|Assay||Not less than 98.0% and not more than 100.5%|
Shelf life, Storage and Packing
It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.
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