m-Tyrosol

  • 1,3-Tyrosol
  • 3-Hydroxybenzeneethanol
  • m-Hydroxyphenethyl alcohol
  • 2-(m-Hydroxyphenyl)ethanol
  • 2-(3-Hydroxyphenyl)ethyl alcohol
Formula
C8H10O2
Structure
Description
Cloudy viscous liquid

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
13398-94-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
236-485-2
Beilstein/Gmelin
2433753
Beilstein Reference
4-06-00-05936

Properties.
Formula
C8H10O2
Formula mass
138.17
Boiling point, °C
124 - 126 (0.2 torr)
Density
1.0820 g/cm3
Solubility in water
Soluble
Refractive index
1.5643 (20 C)
pKa/pKb
9,89 (pKa)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool, dry place. Keep container closed when not in use.
Handling
Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Small spills/leaks
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.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing agents, acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, irritating and toxic fumes and gases, carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
>110
Fire fighting
Wear approved SCBA in full pressure-demand and full protective gear. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
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.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do NOT induce vomiting. Allow the victim to rinse his mouth and then to drink 2-4 cupfuls of water, and seek medical advice.
   Inhalation
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately.
   Skin
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower lids.

Transport.