4-Methyl-2-allylphenol

  • 2-Allyl-4-methylphenol
  • Phenol, 4-methyl-2-(2-propen-1-yl)-
  • 2-Allyl-p-cresol
  • o-Allyl-p-cresol
  • NSC 60285
Formula
C10H12O
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
6628-06-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
229-606-5
UN (DOT)
3145
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
Austrailia AICS
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C10H12O
Formula mass
148.20
Melting point, °C
78
Boiling point, °C
237
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.036 (25 C)
Critical temperature
464
Critical pressure
35.34
Density
1.0120 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
0.92 g/L (25 C)
Refractive index
1.5405 (20 C)
pKa/pKb
10.59 (pKa)
Partition coefficient, pKow
2.96
Heat of vaporization
48.97 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep container closed. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles. Protective clothing.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Incompatibilities
Strong bases, Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Oxides of carbon.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
102
Fire fighting
Extinguish with water spray, carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Hazards
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.

Health.
Exposure effects
Causes eye and skin irritation. May be harmful by inhalation, ingestion, or skin absorption. Depending on the intensity and duration of exposure, effects may vary from mild irritation to severe destruction of tissue.
   Inhalation
Material is irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
   Skin
Severe irritation or burns.
   Eyes
Causes damage to the eyes.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
   Eyes
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.

Transport.
UN number
3145
Response guide
Hazard class
8
Packing Group
III