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Salicylic acid

Salicylic acid

Synonyms 2-Hydroxybenzoic acid

CAS Number: 69-72-7 Molecular Formula: C7H6O3 Molecular Weight: 138.122 g/mol

Beilstein Registry Number: 774890 EC Number: 200-712-3 MDL Number: MFCD00002439

SKU 02152570-CF
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Description

Product Description

Salicylic Acid

Application Notes

Salicylic acid is a ubiquitous plant hormone with many regulatory functions involved in local disease resistance mechanisms and systemic acquired resistance. It is also of interest as a starting material for the organic synthesis of more elaborate COX suppressors and other chemical structures.

Usage Statement

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Key Applications

Chemical Synthesis | Cell Biology

Specifications
SKU 02152570-CF
Alternate Names 2-Hydroxybenzoic acid
Application Notes Salicylic acid is a ubiquitous plant hormone with many regulatory functions involved in local disease resistance mechanisms and systemic acquired resistance. It is also of interest as a starting material for the organic synthesis of more elaborate COX suppressors and other chemical structures.
Auto Ignition 1004 deg F (540 deg C)
Base Catalog Number 152570
Beilstein Registry Number 774890
Biochemical Physiological Actions The anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive effects produced by Salicylic acid and its derivatives in animals are due to inhibition of COX-1 and COX-2 (cyclooxygenase) enzyme activity and suppression of prostaglandin biosynthesis.
Boiling Point 211 °C at 2.00E+01 mm Hg
CAS # 69-72-7
Density 1.44 at 68° F (USCG, 1999)
EC Number 200-712-3
Flash Point 315 deg F (157 deg C) (closed cup)
Format Powder
Grade ACS grade
Hazard Statements H302-H318
Melting Point 315° F (USCG, 1999)
Molecular Formula C7H6O3
Molecular Weight 138.122 g/mol
Personal Protective Equipment Dust mask, Eyeshields, Gloves
pH pH of saturated solution: 2.4
RTECS Number VO0525000
Safety Symbol GHS05, GHS07
Solubility Water Solubility2240 mg/L (at 25 °C)
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Vapor Density 4.8 (Air= 1)
Vapor Pressure 8.2X10-5 mm Hg at 25 deg C