Agent Name

2-Hydroxyphenylacetic acid

CAS Number

614-75-5

Formula

C8-H8-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

(2-Hydroxyphenyl)acetic acid; 2-Hydroxybenzeneacetic acid; 2-Hydroxyphenylacetate; Hydroxyphenylacetic acid; o-Hydroxy phenylacetic acid; o-Hydroxyphenylacetic acid; Acetic acid, (o-hydroxyphenyl)- (8CI); Benzeneacetic acid, 2-hydroxy-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organic Acids

Description

Beige powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

An irritant that may cause tissue destruction and serious eye injury on prolonged or repeated exposure; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.55E-5 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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