Para Cresol


Para Cresol

Para Cresol also known as O-Cresol is an organic compound. It is a colorless solid that is widely used intermediate in the production of other chemicals. It is a derivative of phenol, an isomer of O-Cresol and M-Cresol.

It is Used in :

  • Dyes & Pigment
  • Perfumery
  • Surfactants
  • Resin
  • Stabilizer for lubricants


Technical Specifications

IUPAC Name 4-Methyl Phenol
Other Name 4 Hyrodxy toluene, P-Hydroxy toluene
CAS  No. 106-44-5
H.S. Code 2907.12
Molecular Formula C7H8O
Molecular Wt 108.13
Appearance Pale yellow semi solid to slightly Clear liquid
Odour Phenolic odour
Density 1.03
Melting point 350C
Boiling Point 200
Assay 99 %
Moisture 1 % by KF
Packing 200 Kg Drum