Populin

  • 2-(Hydroxymethyl)phenyl-b-D-glucopyranoside 6-benzoate
  • b-D-Glucopyranoside, 2-(hydroxymethyl)phenyl, 6-benzoate
  • Salicin 6-benzoate
  • Salicin benzoate
Formula
C20H22O8
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
99-17-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
202-737-5
Merck
12,7753

Properties.
Formula
C20H22O8
Formula mass
390.39
Melting point, °C
180
Boiling point, °C
 
Vapor pressure, mmHg
7.7E-16 (25 C)
Density
1.42 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
 
pKa/pKb
12.74 (pKa)
Partition coefficient, pKow
2.05

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in original container in a cool dark place.
Protection
Protective gloves and clothing. Chemical safety goggles.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Extinguish with: Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder or appropriate foam. Water spray. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with the skin and eyes.
Combustion products
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water, provided person is conscious. Seek medical advice.
   Inhalation
Remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Seek medical attention.
   Skin
Immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, seek medical attention
   Eyes
Immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Seek medical advice.

Transport.