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Identification

Chemical structure
Display Name:
m-cresol
EC Number:
203-577-9
EC Name:
m-cresol
CAS Number:
108-39-4
Molecular formula:
C7H8O
IUPAC Name:
m-cresol

Type of Substance

Composition:
mono-constituent substance
Origin:
organic

Substance Identifiers open all close all

  • 203-577-9
  • 108-39-4
  • 1-HYDROXY-3-METHYLBENZENE
  • 1-OXY-3-METHYLBENZENE
  • 3-CRESOL
  • 3-Cresol
  • 3-HYDROXYTOLUENE
  • 3-METHYLPHENOL
  • 3-Methyl-phenol
  • Cresol, meta
  • M-HYDROXYTOLUENE
  • M-OXYTOLUENE
  • PHENOL, 3-METHYL
  • m-Methyl-phenol
  • Compositions

    Boundary Composition(s) open all close all

    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol

    Legal Entity Composition(s) open all close all

    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    p-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-398-6
    EC Name:
    p-cresol
    CAS Number:
    106-44-5
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    4-Methylphenol
    Constituent 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    Constituent 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    p-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-398-6
    EC Name:
    p-cresol
    CAS Number:
    106-44-5
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    4-Methylphenol
    State Form:
    solid: bulk
    Degree of purity:
    > 88.8 - < 99.99 % (w/w)


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    Impurity 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    o-cresol
    EC Number:
    202-423-8
    EC Name:
    o-cresol
    CAS Number:
    95-48-7
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    2-Methylphenol
    Impurity 2
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    p-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-398-6
    EC Name:
    p-cresol
    CAS Number:
    106-44-5
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    4-Methylphenol
    Impurity 3
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    Phenol
    EC Number:
    203-632-7
    EC Name:
    Phenol
    CAS Number:
    108-95-2
    Molecular formula:
    C6H6O
    IUPAC Name:
    phenol
    Impurity 4
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    6-tert-butyl-m-cresol
    EC Number:
    201-842-3
    EC Name:
    6-tert-butyl-m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    88-60-8
    Molecular formula:
    C11H16O
    IUPAC Name:
    2-tert-butyl-5-methylphenol
    State Form:
    solid: particulate/powder
    Degree of purity:
    > 99 - <= 100 % (w/w)


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    Impurity 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    p-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-398-6
    EC Name:
    p-cresol
    CAS Number:
    106-44-5
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    4-Methylphenol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    other: not relevant, substance is a monomer in a polymer


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol


    Constituent 1
    Chemical structure
    Reference substance name:
    m-cresol
    EC Number:
    203-577-9
    EC Name:
    m-cresol
    CAS Number:
    108-39-4
    Molecular formula:
    C7H8O
    IUPAC Name:
    m-cresol
    State Form:
    liquid


    Constituent 1