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Butylated Hydroxytoluene Properties

Butylated Hydroxytoluene

Butylated Hydroxytoluene Structure-Molecule Struture
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Description

 

Butylated hydroxytoluene is a lipophilic organic compound that is primarily used as an antioxidant food additive as well as an antioxidant additive in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, jet fuels, rubber, petroleum products, electrical transformer oil, and embalming fluid.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Powder
Boiling Point 265 °C
CAS Number 128-37-0
ChEBI 34247
Class NA
Density 1.048 g/cm3
EINECS Number 204-881-4
HS Code 29071900
IUPAC Name 2,6-Bis(1,1-dimethylethyl)-4-methylphenol
InChI 1S/C15H24O/c1-10-8-11(14(2,3)4)13(16)12(9-10)15(5,6)7/h8-9,16H,1-7H3
InChIKey NLZUEZXRPGMBCV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Main Hazards Flammable
Melting Point 70-73 °C
Molar Mass 220.35 g/mol
Molecular Formula C15H24O
NFPA 704 H-0,F-1,R-0,C-NA
PG NA
RTECS Number GO7875000
Refractive 1.4859
Related Compounds Butylated Hydroxyanisole
Solubility 1.1 mg/l
Synonyms 2,6-Di-tert-butyl-4-methylphenol;2,6-Di-tert-butyl-p-cresol;DBPC;3, 5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxytoluene;Butylated Hydroxytoluene;BHT;Butylhydroxytoluene