Methyl Vanillate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Methyl Vanillate Properties

Methyl Vanillate

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Methyl vanillate is used in flavorings, fragrances, pharmaceuticals, and perfumes. It is also used by the food industry.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Pale Yellow to Beige Powder and Granules
Boiling Point 285-287 °C
CAS Number 3943-74-6
ChEBI 46477
Density 1.216 g/cm3
EINECS Number 223-525-9
IUPAC Name Methyl 4-hydroxy-3-methoxybenzoate
InChI 1S/C9H10O4/c1-12-8-5-6(9(11)13-2)3-4-7(8)10/h3-5,10H,1-2H3
Melting Point 64-67 °C
Molar Mass 182.17 g/mol
Molecular Formula C9H10O4
NFPA 704 H-1,F-0,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number DH2430000
Synonyms Methyl Vanillate;4-Hydroxy-3-methoxybenzoic Acid Methyl Ester;Vanillic Acid, Methyl Ester;Vanillic Acid Methyl Ester;Methyl 3-methoxy-4-hydroxybenzoate;Methyl 4-hydroxy-3-methoxybenzoate;Methyl 4-hydroxy-3-methoxy-benzoate;Vanillic Acid, Methyl Ester