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Benzyl Alcohol (CAS 100-51-6)

Benzyl alcohol is a water-white liquid with a faint aromatic odor and a sharp burning taste.

In industry, it is used in the manufacture of other benzyl compounds, and in perfumery and flavoring. As a pharmaceutical product, it is used as an anti-parasite medication used to treat head lice. Benzyl alcohol is also used as a common preservative in many injectable drugs.

Substance Identification

Synonyms Phenylmethanol | Phenylmethyl alcohol
CAS 100-51-6
EINECS 202-859-9
FEMA 2137
Molecular Formula C7H8O
Moleclar Weight 108.14

Application & Uses

  • used in the manufacture of other benzyl compounds
  • used in the manufacture of perfumery and flavoring
  • used as an anti-parasite medication to treat head lice
  • used as a common preservative in many injectable drugs

Features & Benefits

Sales Specification

Appearance colorless liquid
Content 99.9% min

Similar Specs

GHS Hazard Statements


  • keep separated from incompatible substances
  • store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards
  • store in a cool, dry place
  • store in a tightly closed container
Harmonized System Class: 2906.21

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