Methyl salicylate (CAS 119-36-8)


Methyl salicylate (CAS 119-36-8)

Methyl salicylate (oil of wintergreen or wintergreen oil) is an organic compound with the formula C6H4(OH)(CO2CH3). It is the methyl ester of salicylic acid. It is a colorless, viscous liquid with a sweet, fruity odor reminiscent of root beer, but often associatively called “minty”, as it is an ingredient in mint candies. It is produced by many species of plants, particularly wintergreens. It is also produced synthetically, used as a fragrance and as a flavoring agent.

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Industries: Feed industry
CAS number: 119-36-8
WE number: 204-317-7
Chemical formula: C8H8O3
Molar mass: 152,15 g/mol
Customs tariff code: 29182300

Other physical properties
pH: 6,5 (20°C)
Melting / freezing point: 200°C

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