Benzyl Alcohol 200L


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£799.50 each

Benzyl Alcohol 200L Benzyl Alcohol 200L is an aromatic alcohol with the formula C6H5CH2OH. It's formed of a benzene bearing a single hydroxymethyl substituent. It is a colourless liquid with a mild, pleasant odour. It is slightly denser than water with a boiling point of 205 °C. Its roles include that of a solvent, a metabolite, a fragrance and an anti-oxidant. When Benzyl Alcohol makes contact with eyes, skin and mucous membranes, it may cause irritation and ingestion could be toxic. In pharmaceutical industries, Benzyl Alcohol can be used a prescription topical, which works as an anti-parasite medication; this makes it particularly effective with lice treatments and shampoos. It also works as a preservative within multi-dose injectable pharmaceutical formulations. As a solvent, Benzyl Alcohol works well in inks, paints, shellacs, waxes, lacquers and epoxy resin coatings. This makes it appropriate to be used in paint stripper, particularly if it is mixed with compatible viscosity enhancers, that encourage the mixture to cling to painted surfaces. It can additionally be used in the soap, perfume and flavour industries as it is a precursor to a variety of esters and ethers. In the dye industry, Benzyl Alcohol can be used as a solvent and enhances the process of dying nylon, wool and leather. To view more industrial chemicals, click here. Please note: this product can only be delivered to commercial premises.