Cresylic Acid MC99

Cresylic acid which consists of 99% meta-cresol isomer.
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Product Overview

MC99 is a weak organic acid that serves as key raw material in a variety of manufacturing processes due to its unique reactivity and solvency.

In pharma, M-cresol or MC99 is used as an intermediate in the production of many different chemicals. It is also used as a preservative and solubilizing agent in dermal and parenteral pharmaceutical preparations.

Product Specifications
Physical State @ 20°C: Liquid
Appearance: Clear to Amber
pH: 5.5
Melting point/range: 12 °C
Boiling point/boiling range: 202 °C
Flash point: 94 °C
Vapor pressure: 0.2 mmHg @ 25 °C
Autoignition temperature: 559 °C

Primary Chemistry: High-purity meta-cresol, 99%
Features & Benefits
High solvency
Low metals
Low particulates
Biodegradable
Problems Solved
Limited availability of high purity meta cresol
High level of isomers and impurities in m-cresol products
Applications
Phenolic resin production, Vitamin E production, pesticides/insecticides, polymer solvent, pharmaceutical applications