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Benzyl Benzoate

Test Specification...BP
Characters It occurs as a colorless crystals or colorless or almost colorless, oily liquid
Identification Test (A) Test (B) Test (C) (a)Infrared Absorption Spectrophotometry. (b)Specified Test (c)Specified Test
Solubility Practically insoluble in water, miscible with ethanol (96%), with methylene chloride and with fatty and essential oils
Acidity Specified Test
Relative density Between 1.118 to 1.122
Refractive Index Between 1.568 to 1.570
Freezing Point Not less than 17.0oC
Sulfated Ash Not more than 0.1%
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 100.5%
Test Specification...USP
Characters It occurs as a clear, colorless, oily liquid having a slight aromatic odor and producing a sharp, burning sensation on the tongue
Identification Test(A) (a)Infrared Absorption
Solubility Practically insoluble in water and in glycerin. Miscible with alcohol, with ether, and with chloroform.
Specific Gravity Between 1.116 and 1.120
Congealing Temperature Not less than 180C
Refractive Index 1.568 and 1.570 at 20˚C
Limit of Aldehyde Not more than 0.05% as benzaldehyde
Acidity Specified Test
Residual solvents Meets the requirements
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 100.5% of C4H12O2

Shelf life, Storage and Packing
It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.

Other
GLP, cGMP (FDA) Approved, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 17025, ISO 22000, FSSC 22000, FSSAI, Halal and Kosher certified.
We observe WHO Good manufacturing practice and Good laboratory practice.

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