Para Tertiary Butyl Benzoic Acid (PTBBZA)

CAS #98-73-7

C11H14O2

About

Para Tertiary Butyl Benzoic Acid (PTBBA) is an organic Synthesis Intermediate and a substituted benzoic acid. The main raw material for preparation of PTBBA is Isobutylene and Toluene. PTBBA is manufactured by oxidising Para tert Butyltoluene with air.

Synonyms

PTBBA; butylbenzoic acid; 4 tert butylbenzoic acid

Property

Specifications

Structure

IUPAC Name

4-tert-Butylbenzoic acid

Appearance

White Crystalline Powder

Molar Mass

178.231 gm/mol

Density

1.1±0.1 g/cm3

Melting Point

0.6 g/cm3 (20 °C)

Boiling Point

283.3±19.0 °C at 760 mmHg

Solubility in Water

12.6 g/l

Vapour Pressure

< 0.01 hPa (20 °C)

Flash Point

134.9±16.2 °C

Viscosity

-

Odour

Aromatic Odour

APHA Value

NA

Hazard Identification

Non DG

Uses & Applications

Para Tert Butyl Benzoic Acid (PTBBA) is used in preparation of specialty resins. PTBBA is used as an intermediate pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. PTBBA acts as a modifier of alkyd resin and  as PVC thermal stabiliser. PTBBA is used as an antifreeze and corrosion inhibitor in cooling fluids and is useful as additives in lubricants, abrasives, paints and coating industries.

 

Market Driving Factors

PTBBA (P-Tert-Butyl benzoic Acid) market is expected to have a good growth rate due to its demand in pharmaceuticals , resins ,paint & coating industry.

Grades Available

Industrial Grade Pharmaceutical Grade Cosmetic Grade

Origin

We can supply Indian origin PTBBA.

Packaging

PTBBA is available in 25Kgs bags / 500Kgs bags.

Stability/Shelf Life

Para Tertiary Butyl Benzoic Acid (PTBBA) is stable when it is stored below +30°C. PTBBA’s shelf Life is 18 months.

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