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Methyl Salicylate BP

Methyl Salicylate is an organic ester naturally produced by many species of plants, particularly wintergreens. It is also synthetically produced, used as a fragrance, in foods and beverages, and in liniments.


Methyl salicylate, in high concentrations as a rubefacient and analgesic in deep heating liniments (such as Bengay) to treat joint and muscular pain. In low concentrations (0.04% and under) as a flavoring agent in chewing gum and mints


Chemical Name: Methyl Salicylate
Synonyms: Salicylic acid methyl ester
Mol. Formula: C8H8O3
Mol. Weight: 152.1 g/mol
CAS No.: 119-36-8


General Specifications

Test Specification
Characters It occurs as colorless or slightly yellow liquid.

Test (A)

Test (B)


(a)Specified test.

(b)Specified test. A violet color develops.

Solubility Very slightly soluble in water, miscible with ethanol (96 %) and with fatty and essential oils.
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and not more intensely colored than the reference solution Y7.
Acidity Specified Test
Relative Density 1.180 to 1.186
Refractive Index 1.535 to 1.538
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 100.5%


Shelf life, Storage and Packing

It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.


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