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Chemical Name 2-3-Benzazole
Synonym Benzopyrrole
CAS No. 120-72-9 Formula C8H7N
EINECS No. 201-471-7 Mol. Weight 117.15
FEMA No. 2593    

Occurrence in nature Reported being found in nature

Diffusive, Floral , Jasmine

Physico-Chemical Properties
Colour & Visual Appearance Almost white well formed flake like Crystals mother of pearl luster.
Specific gravity 60/4 1.0643.
Refractive Index 60/D 1.609.
Boiling Point 253 ° C (760 mm)
Melting Point 52 ° C
Flash Point 128 ° C (Approx)
Typical GLC purity Not less than 98.0 %
Acid Value Not more than 1.0
Storage Conditions
Keep the product in a tightly closed and well ventilated area away from ignition sources and direct sunlight. Take the normal precautions that are required for organic liquids of cosmetology. When stored for more than twelve months, quality should be checked before use.
Standard Packing Size:
Dark-coloured polyethylene liner / bag.inserted in Wide mouth Screw cap with inner lid.5.0 kg, 25.0 kg.
Packing Material Compatibility Details
Compatible with
M.S. Epoxy Coated , Good quality Galvanized Iron cans, H.D.P.E Cans etc.
Not Compatible with
Ordinary M.S. Drums / Cans
Safety Precautions
Please refer our safety data sheet.
Stability & Reactivity
Chemically Stable : YES ; Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage. Becomes darker in color on exposure to light. Light sensitive.
Conditions To Avoid
This product presents no significant reactivity hazard. It is stable and will not react with water. Hazardous polymerization will not occur. Avoid prolonged heat and/ or exposure to air.
Hazardous Combustion or Decomposition Products
Burning may produce carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides.
Strong oxidizing agents, iron and iron salts.
Toxicological Information
FEMA has granted GRAS status. It is approved for food use by the FDA.
Oral rat LD50 :1100 mg/Kg; Skin rabbit LD50: 790 mg/Kg.
Regulations/ Classification
TSCA : Registered EC: Registered IATA : Not regulated IMCO class: None
Warning to Users
The information contained in this document is given in good faith based on our current knowledge. It is only an indication and is in no way binding, particularly as regards infringement of or to prejudice to third party rights through the use of our products.
Privi Organics guarantees that its products comply with its sales specifications. This information must on no account be used as a substitute for necessary prior tests which alone can ensure for a given use. Users are responsible for ensuring compliance with local legislation and for obtaining the necessary certification and authorization.