Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol

  • CAS # 60-12-8
  • Formula : C8H10O
Brands : Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol
Synonym : 2-Phenylethanol
Related categories : Specialty Chemicals, Biopharma & In-Vitro Diagnostics, Pharmaceutical Ingredients
Boiling point : 219–221 °C
Melting point : -27 °C
Solubility : Chloroform: very soluble at 20 °C | Ethanol (95%): very soluble at 20 °C | Water: 1 in 60 at 20 °C
Molecular Weight : 122.17 g/mol
Density : 1.02 g/cm³
Storage Temperature : 15-25 °C
Lead Time: Available in 14 days

Product Information

Aceto offers both sourced and proprietary forms of Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol to enable customers the best choice for fit and function in pharmaceutical and industrial applications. A&C’s Phenyl Ethyl alcohol is a preservative that meets USP-NF and JP monographs. We also manufacture Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol complying with IP and USP monographs under our Finar label. It is described as a clear, colourless liquid with an odour of rose oil. Phenyl Ethyl alcohol is employed as an antimicrobial preservative in nasal, ophthalmic, and optic formulations. It is used in combination with other preservatives or it is applied on its own as an antimicrobial preservative in topical preparations. A&C also offers this product meeting the USP monograph only.

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