High Purity 99.95% min Benzyl Alcohol for Industry Grade as
Appearance & character: colorless transparent liquid; faint
fragrant and burning scent; oxidized to benzaidehyde and benzoic
acid after placed in the air for long time, so it can have bitter
apricot kernel scent.
Boiling point: 205.4
Melting point: -15.3
Self-ignition point: 435
Specific gravity(20): 1.0455
Refractive Index (D20): 1.5395
Solubility: soluble in water with 1:30, miscible with alcohol,
chloroform and with fatty and essential oils.
Benzyl alcohol is a good middle boiling point solvent.
The main applications:
paint solvent; ink solvent; plexiglass solvent; photographic
developing agent; PVC stabilizer; medicine, synthetic resin
solvent; ointment or liquid medicine; solvent for meat products
stamp-pad ink and ball-point pen oil.
carpet degreaser; crater cleaning agent; silicone solvent
stabilizer; benzyl ester or ether intermediate.
Benzyl alcohol is a kind of very useful perfume fixative. It is an
indispensable spice when jasmine, tuberose or ylang is mixed, and
used to compound soap and daily cosmetics.
|Items of analysis||Specification|
|APPEARANCE:||CLEAR, COLOURLESS, OILY LIQUID|
|PURITY (% ):||99.95Min|
|COLOR (HAZEN):||10 MAX|
|SPECIFIC GRAVITY (20):||1.043-1.048|
|REFRACTIVE INDEX (20):||1.538-1.541|
|CHLORIDE (%):||0.005 MAX|
(as Benzoic acid) (%) :
|CLARITY OF SOLUTION(1+30):||CLEAR|