Description :

METAPHENOXY BENZALDEHYDE is a pesticide intermediate to manufacture of synthetic Pyrethroid insecticides.

Chemical Name :

m-phenoxy benzaldehyde

CAS Registry No. :


Structural Formula :

Physical properties :

Appearance : Colourless to light yellow clear liquid free from extraneous impurities.
Boiling Point : 140°C at 1.0 mm Hg
Density : 20°C (by Hydrometer): 1.149 to 1.154
Melting point : 18°C
Solubility : Soluble in most organic solvents, sparingly soluble in water.
Reactivity : Reactive in alkaline medium. It should be protected from air as it is susceptible to oxidation.

Specification :

m-phenoxy benzaldehyde : 99% minimum content (by GLC)
Acidity as Meta Phenoxy benzoic acid : 0.5% maximum Benzoic Acid (by mass)
Moisture content : 0.2% maximum

Packaging :

Technical Grade : 225 kg UN approved lacquered MS drums/HMHDPE drums.