Benzyl benzoate

Benzyl benzoate appearance and package

Benzyl benzoate Quick Details

Chemical Name: Benzyl benzoate
CAS No.: 120-51-4
Molecular Fomula: C14H12O2
Chemical Structure:Benzyl benzoate Chemical Structure
EINECS: 204-402-9
Appearance: Yellowish transparent liquid

Benzyl benzoate Typical Properties

Item Specifications
Appearance Yellowish transparent liquid
Purity 99% min
Color(Hazen) 65 max
Acidity 0.2 max
Water 0.5% max
Sulphate ash 0.1% max


Use of Benzyl benzoate 

Benzyl benzoate, as a topical solution, may be used as an antiparasitic insecticide to kill the mites responsible for the skin condition scabies, for example as a combination drug of benzyl benzoate.

Others usage:

  • fixative in fragrances to improve the stability and other characteristics of the main ingredients
  • food additive in artificial flavors
  • plasticizer in cellulose and other polymers
  • solvent for various chemical reactions
  • treatment for sweet itch in horses
  • treatment for scaly leg mites in chickens

Benzyl benzoate Packaging and Shipping

Plastic drum,225kg

Benzyl benzoate transport

Benzyl benzoate Storage

Stored in a cool, dry and ventilated place, , keep container tightly closed to prevent leakage.
Avoid contact oxidation material.