4-Methylacetophenone Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

4-Methylacetophenone Properties


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4'-Methylacetophenone is used as a flavoring agent in several food products including baked goods, frozen dairy etc. And used in organic synthesis.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Colourless To Pale Yellowish Liquid
Boiling Point 226 °C
CAS Number 122-00-9
ChEBI 533842
Chemical Composition Aluminium chloride;Acetyl chloride;Benzyl chloride;Semicarbazide
Density 1.005 g/mL
EINECS Number 204-514-8
HS Code 29143900
IUPAC Name 1-(4-methylphenyl)ethanone
InChI 1/C9H10O/c1-7-3-5-9(6-4-7)8(2)10/h3-6H,1-2H3
Melting Point 45-49 °C
Molar Mass 134.18 g/mol
Molecular Formula C9H10O
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number AM9463000
Refractive 1.533 n/D
Solubility Slightly Soluble
Synonyms P-Acetyltoluene;P-Methylacetophenone;(4-Methylphenyl) Methyl Ketone;1-(4-Methylphenyl)-Ethanon;1-(4-Methylphenyl)Ethanone;1-(4-Methyl-Phenyl)-Ethanone;1-(4-Methylphenyl)-Ethanone;1-(4-Methylpheyl)Ethanone