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Substance Name: Ethyl salicylate
RN: 118-61-6
UNII: 555U6TZ2MV
InChIKey: GYCKQBWUSACYIF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Causes erythema after topical application as an aerosol; found in blood.

Classification Code

  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Molecular Formula

  • C9-H10-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 166.175
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Ethyl salicylate

Synonyms

  • 4-10-00-00149 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-00513
  • Benzoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, ethyl ester
  • BRN 0907659
  • EINECS 204-265-5
  • Ethyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
  • Ethyl o-hydroxybenzoate
  • Ethyl salicylate
  • FEMA No. 2458
  • Mesotol
  • NSC 8209
  • o-(Ethoxycarbonyl)phenol
  • Sal ether
  • Sal ethyl
  • Salicyclic acid, ethyl ester
  • Salicylic ether
  • Salicylic ethyl ester
  • Salotan
  • UNII-555U6TZ2MV

Systematic Names

  • Benzoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, ethyl ester
  • Ethyl salicylate
  • Salicylic acid, ethyl ester

Superlist Name

  • Ethyl salicylate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 118-61-6

FDA UNII

  • 555U6TZ2MV

Other Registry Number

  • 1476043-16-9

System Generated Number

  • 0000118616

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C9H10O3/c1-2-12-9(11)7-5-3-4-6-8(7)10/h3-6,10H,2H2,1H3

InChIKey

GYCKQBWUSACYIF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

CCOC(=O)c1ccccc1O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
guinea pig LDLo oral 1400mg/kg (1400mg/kg)   Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 16, Pg. 751, 1978.
guinea pig LDLo subcutaneous 1500mg/kg (1500mg/kg)   American Journal of Physiology. Vol. 13, Pg. 331, 1905.
rat LD50 oral 1320mg/kg (1320mg/kg)   Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 16, Pg. 751, 1978.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 1 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 232.5 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 2.95 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 737 mg/L 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 6.04E-06 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 1.26E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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