- m-Hydroxyphenethyl alcohol
- 2-(3-Hydroxyphenyl)ethyl alcohol
Cloudy viscous liquid
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Boiling point, °C
124 - 126 (0.2 torr)
Solubility in water
1.5643 (20 C)
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool, dry place. Keep container closed when not in use.
Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Absorb spill with inert material, (e.g., dry sand or earth), then place into a chemical waste container. Clean up spills immediately, while using/wearing the proper protective equipment.
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Oxidizing agents, acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides.
Carbon monoxide, irritating and toxic fumes and gases, carbon dioxide.
Wear approved SCBA in full pressure-demand and full protective gear. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.
Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.. The toxicological properties of this material have not been investigated. Use appropriate procedures to prevent opportunities for direct contact with the skin or eyes and to prevent inhalation.
Do NOT induce vomiting. Allow the victim to rinse his mouth and then to drink 2-4 cupfuls of water, and seek medical advice.
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately.
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids.