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Alpha-Methylcinnamic acid

alpha-Methylcinnamic acid is white crystals, used as pharmaceutical intermediates, organic synthesis and cosmetics.


English name: alpha-Methylcinnamic acid

Other names: 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-3-phenyl-; Cinnamic acid, α-methyl-; 2-Methyl-3-phenyl-2-propenoic acid

Molecular Formula: C10H10O2

CAS No. : 1199-77-5

Molecular Weight: 162.188 g/mol

Purity: greater-or-equal 99%

Properties: white crystalline powder, insoluble in water, soluble in organic solvents such as ethanol and benzene.

Usag: pharmaceutical intermediates, generally used in organic synthesis.

Package: 25Kg / bucket

Melting point: 79-81 centigrade

Boiling point: 288 centigrade

Density: 1.0281 (rough estimate)

Refractive index: 1.6000 (estimate)

Storage temp.: Store below +30 centigrade

Form: Crystals or Crystalline Powder



Used as pharmaceutical intermediates, organic synthesis and cosmetics

Storage conditions: 

Keep the storage sealed and stored in a cool, dry place, ensuring good ventilation or exhaust in the workplace.


Does not decompose if used and stored according to specifications, no known dangerous reactions, avoid oxides.