Meta Cresol


Meta Cresol

Meta Cresol is also an organic compound and also known as 3-methylephenol. It is a colorless, viscous liquid that is an intermediate in the production of other chemicals. It is a derivative of phenol, an isomer of P-Cresol and O-Cresol.

It is Used in :

  • Agro Chemicals
  • Antiseptics & Disinfectant
  • Fiber Preservatives
  • Pesticide
  • Pressure Sensitive Dyes
  • Polymer Dissolving Solvent
  • Wood Preservative.


Technical Specifications

IUPAC Name 3-Methyl Phenol
Other Name 3 Hyrodxy toluene
CAS No. 108-39-4
H.S. Code 2907.12
Molecular Formula C7H8O
Molecular Wt. 108.14
Appearance Colorless to Pale yellow liquid
Density 1.03
Melting point 110C
Boiling Point 195 0C
Assay 98 %
2 % other isomers
Moisture 1 % by KF Max
Packing 200 Kg Drum