Agent Name

3,5-Dimethoxy-4-hydroxybenzoic acid

Alternative Name

Syringic acid

CAS Number

530-57-4

Formula

C9-H10-O5

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Syringic acid; 4-Hydroxy-3,5-dimethoxybenzoic acid; Cedar acid; Gallic acid 3,5-dimethyl ether; Benzoic acid, 4-hydroxy-3,5-dimethoxy-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Benzoic Acid Derivatives

Description

Light brown powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes other liver changes, effects on transferases, and effects on inflammation in acute intraperitoneal studies of mice; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.91E-6 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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