3,5-Dimethoxytoluene

CAS No. 4179-19-5

Formula: C9H12O2
Basic Info

Formula
C9H12O2
Molecular Weight
152.19
Exact Mass
152.084
LogP
2.0122
PSA
18.46
Synonyms

1,3-dimethoxy-5-methylbenzene

Benzene, 1,3-dimethoxy-5-methyl-

3,5-DiMethoxytoluene

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Properties
Appearance & Physical State
Clear colorless to yellow liquid
Density
1.039
Boiling Point
244ºC
Melting Point
61-62ºC
Flash Point
215
Refractive Index
1.522
Safety Info
Safety Statements
S26-S36
WGK Germany
3
Risk Statements
R36/37/38
HS Code
2909309090
Hazard Codes
MSDS
SDS 1.0
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SAFETY DATA SHEETS

According to Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) - Sixth revised edition

Version: 1.0

Creation Date: Aug 14, 2017

Revision Date: Aug 14, 2017

1.Identification

1.1 GHS Product identifier

Product name 3,5-Dimethoxytoluene

1.2 Other means of identification

Product number -
Other names Benzene, 1,3-dimethoxy-5-methyl-

1.3 Recommended use of the chemical and restrictions on use

Identified uses For industry use only.
Uses advised against no data available

1.4 Supplier's details

Company MOLBASE (Shanghai) Biotechnology Co., Ltd.
Address Floor 4 & 5, Building 12, No. 1001 North Qinzhou Road,
Xuhui District, Shanghai, China
Telephone +86(21)64956998
Fax +86(21)54365166

1.5 Emergency phone number

Emergency phone number +86-400-6021-666
Service hours Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm (Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +8 hours).

2.Hazard identification

2.1 Classification of the substance or mixture

Skin irritation, Category 2

Eye irritation, Category 2

Specific target organ toxicity – single exposure, Category 3

2.2 GHS label elements, including precautionary statements

Pictogram(s)
Signal word

Warning

Hazard statement(s)

H315 Causes skin irritation

H319 Causes serious eye irritation

H335 May cause respiratory irritation

Precautionary statement(s)
Prevention

P264 Wash ... thoroughly after handling.

P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

P261 Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.

P271 Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.

Response

P302+P352 IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of water/...

P321 Specific treatment (see ... on this label).

P332+P313 If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.

P362+P364 Take off contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse.

P305+P351+P338 IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

P337+P313 If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

P304+P340 IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.

P312 Call a POISON CENTER/doctor/…if you feel unwell.

Storage

P403+P233 Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.

P405 Store locked up.

Disposal

P501 Dispose of contents/container to ...

2.3 Other hazards which do not result in classification

none

3.Composition/information on ingredients

3.1 Substances

Chemical name Common names and synonyms CAS number EC number Concentration
3,5-Dimethoxytoluene 3,5-Dimethoxytoluene 4179-19-5 none 100%

4.First-aid measures

4.1 Description of necessary first-aid measures

General advice

Consult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.

If inhaled

If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician.

In case of skin contact

Wash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.

In case of eye contact

Rinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician.

If swallowed

Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician.

4.2 Most important symptoms/effects, acute and delayed

no data available

4.3 Indication of immediate medical attention and special treatment needed, if necessary

no data available

5.Fire-fighting measures

5.1 Extinguishing media

Suitable extinguishing media

Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon dioxide.

5.2 Specific hazards arising from the chemical

no data available

5.3 Special protective actions for fire-fighters

Wear self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting if necessary.

6.Accidental release measures

6.1 Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

Use personal protective equipment. Avoid dust formation. Avoid breathing vapours, mist or gas. Ensure adequate ventilation. Evacuate personnel to safe areas. Avoid breathing dust. For personal protection see section 8.

6.2 Environmental precautions

Prevent further leakage or spillage if safe to do so. Do not let product enter drains. Discharge into the environment must be avoided.

6.3 Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up

Pick up and arrange disposal. Sweep up and shovel. Keep in suitable, closed containers for disposal.

7.Handling and storage

7.1 Precautions for safe handling

Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid formation of dust and aerosols. Avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use.Provide appropriate exhaust ventilation at places where dust is formed. For precautions see section 2.2.

7.2 Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

8.Exposure controls/personal protection

8.1 Control parameters

Occupational Exposure limit values

no data available

Biological limit values

no data available

8.2 Appropriate engineering controls

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wash hands before breaks and at the end of workday.

8.3 Individual protection measures, such as personal protective equipment (PPE)

Eye/face protection

Safety glasses with side-shields conforming to EN166. Use equipment for eye protection tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or EN 166(EU).

Skin protection

Wear impervious clothing. The type of protective equipment must be selected according to the concentration and amount of the dangerous substance at the specific workplace. Handle with gloves. Gloves must be inspected prior to use. Use proper glove removal technique(without touching glove's outer surface) to avoid skin contact with this product. Dispose of contaminated gloves after use in accordance with applicable laws and good laboratory practices. Wash and dry hands. The selected protective gloves have to satisfy the specifications of EU Directive 89/686/EEC and the standard EN 374 derived from it.

Respiratory protection

Wear dust mask when handling large quantities.

Thermal hazards

no data available

9.Physical and chemical properties

Physical state Clear colorless to yellow liquid
Colour no data available
Odour no data available
Melting point/ freezing point 61-62ºC
Boiling point or initial boiling point and boiling range 244ºC
Flammability no data available
Lower and upper explosion limit / flammability limit no data available
Flash point 215
Auto-ignition temperature no data available
Decomposition temperature no data available
pH no data available
Kinematic viscosity no data available
Solubility no data available
Partition coefficient n-octanol/water (log value) no data available
Vapour pressure no data available
Density and/or relative density 1.039
Relative vapour density no data available
Particle characteristics no data available

10.Stability and reactivity

10.1 Reactivity

no data available

10.2 Chemical stability

Stable under recommended storage conditions.

10.3 Possibility of hazardous reactions

no data available

10.4 Conditions to avoid

no data available

10.5 Incompatible materials

no data available

10.6 Hazardous decomposition products

no data available

11.Toxicological information

Acute toxicity

  • Oral: no data available
  • Inhalation: no data available
  • Dermal: no data available

Skin corrosion/irritation

no data available

Serious eye damage/irritation

no data available

Respiratory or skin sensitization

no data available

Germ cell mutagenicity

no data available

Carcinogenicity

no data available

Reproductive toxicity

no data available

STOT-single exposure

no data available

STOT-repeated exposure

no data available

Aspiration hazard

no data available

12.Ecological information

12.1 Toxicity

  • Toxicity to fish: no data available
  • Toxicity to daphnia and other aquatic invertebrates: no data available
  • Toxicity to algae: no data available
  • Toxicity to microorganisms: no data available

12.2 Persistence and degradability

no data available

12.3 Bioaccumulative potential

no data available

12.4 Mobility in soil

no data available

12.5 Other adverse effects

no data available

13.Disposal considerations

13.1 Disposal methods

Product

The material can be disposed of by removal to a licensed chemical destruction plant or by controlled incineration with flue gas scrubbing. Do not contaminate water, foodstuffs, feed or seed by storage or disposal. Do not discharge to sewer systems.

Contaminated packaging

Containers can be triply rinsed (or equivalent) and offered for recycling or reconditioning. Alternatively, the packaging can be punctured to make it unusable for other purposes and then be disposed of in a sanitary landfill. Controlled incineration with flue gas scrubbing is possible for combustible packaging materials.

14.Transport information

14.1 UN Number

ADR/RID: no data available IMDG: no data available IATA: no data available

14.2 UN Proper Shipping Name

ADR/RID: no data available
IMDG: no data available
IATA: no data available

14.3 Transport hazard class(es)

ADR/RID: no data available IMDG: no data available IATA: no data available

14.4 Packing group, if applicable

ADR/RID: no data available IMDG: no data available IATA: no data available

14.5 Environmental hazards

ADR/RID: no IMDG: no IATA: no

14.6 Special precautions for user

no data available

14.7 Transport in bulk according to Annex II of MARPOL 73/78 and the IBC Code

no data available

15.Regulatory information

15.1 Safety, health and environmental regulations specific for the product in question

Chemical name Common names and synonyms CAS number EC number
3,5-Dimethoxytoluene 3,5-Dimethoxytoluene 4179-19-5 none
European Inventory of Existing Commercial Chemical Substances (EINECS) Listed.
EC Inventory Listed.
United States Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Inventory Listed.
China Catalog of Hazardous chemicals 2015 Not Listed.
New Zealand Inventory of Chemicals (NZIoC) Listed.
Philippines Inventory of Chemicals and Chemical Substances (PICCS) Listed.
Vietnam National Chemical Inventory Not Listed.
Chinese Chemical Inventory of Existing Chemical Substances (China IECSC) Listed.

16.Other information

Information on revision

Creation Date Aug 14, 2017
Revision Date Aug 14, 2017

Abbreviations and acronyms

  • CAS: Chemical Abstracts Service
  • ADR: European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road
  • RID: Regulation concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail
  • IMDG: International Maritime Dangerous Goods
  • IATA: International Air Transportation Association
  • TWA: Time Weighted Average
  • STEL: Short term exposure limit
  • LC50: Lethal Concentration 50%
  • LD50: Lethal Dose 50%
  • EC50: Effective Concentration 50%

References

  • IPCS - The International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSC), website: http://www.ilo.org/dyn/icsc/showcard.home
  • HSDB - Hazardous Substances Data Bank, website: https://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/newtoxnet/hsdb.htm
  • IARC - International Agency for Research on Cancer, website: http://www.iarc.fr/
  • eChemPortal - The Global Portal to Information on Chemical Substances by OECD, website: http://www.echemportal.org/echemportal/index?pageID=0&request_locale=en
  • CAMEO Chemicals, website: http://cameochemicals.noaa.gov/search/simple
  • ChemIDplus, website: http://chem.sis.nlm.nih.gov/chemidplus/chemidlite.jsp
  • ERG - Emergency Response Guidebook by U.S. Department of Transportation, website: http://www.phmsa.dot.gov/hazmat/library/erg
  • Germany GESTIS-database on hazard substance, website: http://www.dguv.de/ifa/gestis/gestis-stoffdatenbank/index-2.jsp
  • ECHA - European Chemicals Agency, website: https://echa.europa.eu/

Disclaimer: The above information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and shall be used only as a guide. The information in this document is based on the present state of our knowledge and is applicable to the product with regard to appropriate safety precautions. It does not represent any guarantee of the properties of the product. We as supplier shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with the above product.
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  3,5-Dimethoxytoluene      Revision number: 5    
  SAFETY DATA SHEET

Section 1. IDENTIFICATION
  Product name:        3,5-Dimethoxytoluene    
    
  Revision number:        5    

Section 2. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
  GHS classification
  PHYSICAL HAZARDS        Not classified    
  HEALTH HAZARDS
  Skin corrosion/irritation        Category 2    
    Category 2A
  Serious eye damage/eye irritation
  ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS        Not classified    
  GHS label elements, including precautionary statements
  Pictograms or hazard symbols
  Signal word        Warning    
  Hazard statements        Causes skin irritation    
    Causes serious eye irritation
  Precautionary statements:
    Wash hands thoroughly after handling.
  [Prevention]
    Wear protective gloves/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses,
  [Response]
    if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
    If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
    IF ON SKIN: Gently wash with plenty of soap and water.
    If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
    Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.

Section 3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
  Substance/mixture:        Substance    
  Components:        3,5-Dimethoxytoluene    
  Percent:        >97.0%(GC)    
  CAS Number:        4179-19-5    
  Chemical Formula:        C9H12O2    

Section 4. FIRST AID MEASURES
  Inhalation:        Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.    
    Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell.
  3,5-Dimethoxytoluene

Section 4. FIRST AID MEASURES
  Skin contact:        Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Gently wash with plenty of    
    soap and water. If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
  Eye contact:        Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present    
    and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical
    advice/attention.
  Ingestion:        Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth.    
    A rescuer should wear personal protective equipment, such as rubber gloves and air-
  Protection of first-aiders:
    tight goggles.

Section 5. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES
  Suitable extinguishing        Dry chemical, foam, water spray, carbon dioxide.    
  media:
  Unsuitable extinguishing Solid streams of water
  media:
  Precautions for firefighters: Fire-extinguishing work is done from the windward and the suitable fire-extinguishing
    method according to the surrounding situation is used. Uninvolved persons should
    evacuate to a safe place. In case of fire in the surroundings: Remove movable
    containers if safe to do so.
  Special protective        When extinguishing fire, be sure to wear personal protective equipment.    
  equipment for firefighters:

Section 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
  Personal precautions,        Use personal protective equipment. Keep people away from and upwind of spill/leak.    
  protective equipment and Ensure adequate ventilation. Entry to non-involved personnel should be controlled
  emergency procedures: around the leakage area by roping off, etc.
  Environmental precautions: Prevent product from entering drains.
  Methods and materials for Absorb spilled material in a suitable absorbent (e.g. rag, dry sand, earth, saw-dust).
  containment and cleaning In case of large amount of spillage, contain a spill by bunding. Adhered or collected
  up: material should be promptly disposed of, in accordance with appropriate laws and
    regulations.

Section 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
  Precautions for safe handling
  Technical measures:        Handling is performed in a well ventilated place. Wear suitable protective equipment.    
    Prevent generation of vapour or mist. Wash hands and face thoroughly after
    handling.
    Use a ventilation, local exhaust if vapour or aerosol will be generated.
  Advice on safe handling: Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing.
  Conditions for safe storage, including any
  incompatibilities
  Storage conditions:        Keep container tightly closed. Store in a cool and dark place.    
    Store away from incompatible materials such as oxidizing agents.
  Packaging material:        Comply with laws.    

Section 8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION
  Engineering controls:        Install a closed system or local exhaust as possible so that workers should not be    
    exposed directly. Also install safety shower and eye bath.
  Personal protective equipment
  Respiratory protection: Vapor respirator. Follow local and national regulations.
  Hand protection:        Protective gloves.    
    Safety glasses. A face-shield, if the situation requires.
  Eye protection:
  Skin and body protection: Protective clothing. Protective boots, if the situation requires.

Section 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
  Physical state (20°C):        Liquid    
    Clear
  Form:
  3,5-Dimethoxytoluene

Section 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
  Colour:        Colorless - Yellow    
  Odour:        No data available    
  pH: No data available
  Melting point/freezing point:No data available
  Boiling point/range:        112°C/2.3kPa    
  Flash point:        101°C    
  Flammability or explosive
  limits:
  Lower:        No data available    
  Upper:        No data available    
  Relative density:        1.04    
  Solubility(ies):
  [Water]        No data available    
  [Other solvents]        No data available    

Section 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
    Stable under proper conditions.
  Chemical stability:
  Possibility of hazardous No special reactivity has been reported.
  reactions:
  Incompatible materials: Oxidizing agents
  Hazardous decomposition Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide
  products:

Section 11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
  Acute Toxicity:        No data available    
  Skin corrosion/irritation: No data available
  Serious eye        No data available    
  damage/irritation:
  Germ cell mutagenicity: No data available
  Carcinogenicity:
  IARC =        No data available    
  NTP =        No data available    
  Reproductive toxicity:        No data available    

Section 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
  Ecotoxicity:
  Fish:        No data available    
    No data available
  Crustacea:
  Algae:        No data available    
  Persistence / degradability: No data available
  Bioaccumulative        No data available    
  potential(BCF):
  Mobility in soil
  Log Pow:        No data available    
  Soil adsorption (Koc):        No data available    
    No data available
  Henry's Law
  constant(PaM3/mol):

Section 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
    Recycle to process, if possible. Consult your local regional authorities. You may be able to burn in a chemical
    incinerator equipped with an afterburner and scrubber system. Observe all federal, state and local regulations when
    disposing of the substance.

Section 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
  Hazards Class:        Does not correspond to the classification standard of the United Nations    
  UN-No:        Not listed    
  3,5-Dimethoxytoluene

Section 15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
  Safe management ordinance of dangerous chemical product (State Council announces on January 26, 2002
  and revised on February 16,2011): Safe use and production, the storage of a dangerous chemical, transport,
    loading and unloading were prescribed.


SECTION 16 - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
N/A
Spectrum
NMR Spectrum 1H NMR : 400 MHz in CDCl3
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IR Spectrum IR : liquid film
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Mass Spectrum Mass spectrum (electron ionization)
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Analysis Methods
Kovats' RI, non-polar column, isothermal
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Column Shape
Packed
Active Phase(℃)
Apiezon L
Retention index
1258.
Temperature Control
200.
Method
isothermal
Comments
 
Reference
Bogoslovsky, Yu.N.Anvaer, B.I.Vigdergauz, M.S.Chromatographic constants in gas chromatography (in Russian)Standards Publ. House, Moscow, 1978, 192.
Kovats' RI, non-polar column, temperature ramp
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Column Shape
Capillary
Active Phase(℃)
CP Sil 5 CB
Retention index
1237.
Temperature Control
Method
temperature ramp
Comments
He, 3. K/min; Column length: 25. m; Column diameter: 0.25 mm; T<sub>start</sub>: 50. C; T<sub>end</sub>: 230. C
Reference
Kasali, A.A.Adio, A.M.Oyedeji, A.O.Eshilokun, A.O.Adefenwa, M.Volatile constituents of Boswellia serrata Roxb. (Burseraceae) barkFlavour Fragr. J.2002, 17, 6, 462-464.
Kovats' RI, non-polar column, temperature ramp
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Column Shape
Capillary
Active Phase(℃)
HP-5MS
Retention index
1260.
Temperature Control
Method
temperature ramp
Comments
30. m/0.32 mm/0.25 μm, He, 70. C @ 5. min, 3. K/min; T<sub>end</sub>: 250. C
Reference
Siani, A.C.Ramos, M.F.S.Menezes-de-Lima, O., Jr.Ribeiro-dos-Santos, R.Fernadez-Ferreira, E.Soares, R.O.A.Rosas, E.C.Susunaga, G.S.Guimarães, A.C.Zoghbi, M.G.B.Henriques, M.G.M.O.Evaluation of anti-inflammatory-related activity of essential oils from the leaves and resin of species of ProtiumJ. Ethnopharmacol.1999, 66, 1, 57-69.
Van Den Dool and Kratz RI, non-polar column, temperature ramp
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Column Shape
Capillary
Active Phase(℃)
HP-5MS
Retention index
1269.3
Temperature Control
Method
temperature ramp
Comments
30. m/0.25 mm/0.25 μm, He, 4. K/min; T<sub>start</sub>: 80. C; T<sub>end</sub>: 300. C
Reference
Zeng, Y.-X.Zhao, C.-X.Liang, Y.-Z.Yang, H.Fang, H.-Z.Yi, L.-Z.Zeng, Z.-D.Comparative analysis of volatile components from Clematis species growing in ChinaAnal. Chim. Acta.2007, 595, 1-2, 328-339.
Van Den Dool and Kratz RI, non-polar column, temperature ramp
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Column Shape
Capillary
Active Phase(℃)
HP-5
Retention index
1274.
Temperature Control
Method
temperature ramp
Comments
60. m/0.25 mm/0.25 μm, He, 3. K/min; T<sub>start</sub>: 60. C; T<sub>end</sub>: 250. C
Reference
Perraudin, F.Popovici, J.Bertrand, C.Analysis of headspace-solid microextracts from flowers of Maxillaria tenuifolia Lindl. by GC-MSElectronic Journal of Natural Substances2006, 1, 1-5.

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