Guaiacol (CAS 90-05-1)

Products & Informations

Guaiacol is an oily yellow liquid with a penetrating odor, obtained by distilling wood tar or wood creosote.

Guaiacol is present in wood smoke, resulting from the pyrolysis of lignin. The compound contributes to the flavor of many substances such as whisky and roasted coffee.

APPLICATIONS & USES

  1. Natural Guaiacol is used in confect a series of essence of coffee, herb, fumes and tobacco
  2. Natural Guaiacol is also use as perfume and antioxidants in food and daily chemicals synthesize, vanillin and pharmaceutical intermediates

Toxicological Information

LD50 oral, rat 520mg/kg
LD50 dermal, rabbit 4600mg/kg

Packaging

Storage

  • flammable materials should be stored in a separate safety storage cabinet or room
  • ground all equipment containing material
  • keep away from heat
  • keep away from sources of ignition
  • keep container tightly closed
  • keep in a cool, well-ventilated place

Remark

The above information is believed to be accurate and presents the best explanation currently available to us. We assume no liability resulting from above content. The technical standards are formulated and revised by customers’ requirement and us, if there are any changes, the latest specification will be executed and confirmed in the contract.