sodium methyl paraben-EINECS: 225-714-1
Molecular Formula: C8H7NaO3
Synonyms: Benzoicacid, 4-hydroxy-, methyl ester, sodium salt (9CI); Sodium, (p-carboxyphenoxy)-, methyl ester(7CI); Bonomold OMNa; Methyl4-hydroxybenzoate sodium salt; Methylparaben sodium; Sodium 4-(methoxycarbonyl)phenoxide; Sodium methylp-hydroxybenzoate; Sodium methylparaben; Sodium p-methoxycarbonylphenoxide;
Appearance: white powder
Molecular Weight: 152.14732
Boiling Point: 265.5 °C at 760 mmHg
Melting Point: >125°C
Flash Point: 116.4 °C
Storage Temperature: Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances. Store protected from moisture.
Stability: Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Usage: Used as a preservative in cosmetics but potentiates uv-induced damage of skin.