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LC425 2-Amino-5-methylphenol
for synthesis


Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC27425 Glass bottle 25 g 28.125
AC27425 Glass bottle 100 g 74.7


Product information
Synonyms 6-Amino-m-cresol, 4-Amino-5-hydroxytoluene, 2-Hydroxy-4-methylaniline, 2-Hydroxy-p-toluidine
Hill Formula C7H9NO
Chemical formula 2-(NH2)-5-(CH3)C6H3OH
HS Code 2922 29 00
EC number 220-620-7
Molar mass 123.15 g/mol
CAS number 2835-98-5


Chemical and physical data
Solubility (20 °C) insoluble
Melting point 160 – 162 °C
Molar mass 123.15 g/mol
Bulk density 515 kg/m3


Safety information
S Phrase S 24/25
Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Storage class 10 – 13 Other liquids and solids
WGK WGK 3 highly water endangering

Carcinogenic compounds and flammable compounds labelled “Highly toxic” or “Toxic”: container F. Alkyl sulfates are carcinogenic; Take particular care to avoid inhalation and skin contact. To neutralize alkyl sulfates, add dropwise (from a dropping funnel) to concentrated ice-cool Ammonia solution (Cat.No. 105426) with vigorous stirring. Before placing in container D, check the pH with pH Universal indicator strips (Cat.No. 109535).


Transport information
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 2512 AMINOPHENOLS, 6.1, III
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 2512 AMINOPHENOLS, 6.1, III


Assay (HClO4) ≥ 98 %
Melting range
– lower value
≥ 159 °C
– upper value ≤ 162 °C
Identity (IR) passes test



139.15 g/mol