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Xylene Musk CAS 81-15-2

Molecular Formula: C12H15N3O6

Formula Weight: 297.26

ZSpharmac: Xylene Musk Supplier

Product Name: Xylene Musk
CAS No: 81-15-2
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Xylene Musk
Other Names:Musk Xylene
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:White Solid
EINECS No.:201-329-4
Provide:Xylene Musk MSDS;
Xylene Musk COA

What is Xylene Musk?

Xylene musk is a C-nitro compound, which is m-xylene, with three nitro substituents at the 2, 4, and 6 positions and a tert-butyl group at the 5 position. It has the effect of explosive, perfume and carcinogen. It is functionally related to 1,3,5-trinitrobenzene and m-xylene.

Xylene Musk Property

Melting point 235.4°C
Boiling point 438.78°C (rough estimate)
density 1.3226 (rough estimate)
refractive index 1.5290 (estimate)
Fp 2 °C
storage temp. 2-8°C
solubility Chloroform (Slightly), Ethyl Acetate (Slightly)
form Solid
color White to Pale Yellow


Xylene Musk Uses

  1. Xylene musk is commonly used in various sorts of low-grade tastes, such as day-to-day chemicals and affordable cosmetic tastes, as a fixative and modifier, as well as is additionally extensively made use of in soaps, shampoos, and face powder flavors. It works well in climbed scents. It is additionally suitable as the main fixative for pine-flavored types. The quantity used in soap essence can get to 3%-6%.
  2. Xylene musk has a solid musk smell as well as is a low-grade variety of artificial musk, but it is cheap as well as very easy to obtain, and is widely made use of in aesthetic significances as well as soap essences as a fixative. The dosage is 0.03-0.15% in soap, 0.003-0.015% in cleaning agent, 0.2-0.5% in perfume, 0.01-0.05% in balm as well as cream.
  3. Xylene musk is utilized as soap significance as well as aesthetic essence fixative.

Xylene Musk Ecological Information

The production of Xylene Musk can cause its launch into the setting with various waste streams; its usage as a scent in cosmetics and as a fragrance in some cleaning agents, fabric softeners, home cleansing items and also various other fragranced items can bring about its direct release to the environment. If released right into the air, the vapor stress at 25 ° C is 2.25X10-7 mmHg, suggesting that Xylene Musk will certainly exist in the environment in both vapor and also particle phases. Vapor-phase musk xylene will certainly deteriorate cost-free radicals in the atmosphere by reacting with photochemically created hydroxyl teams; the half-life of this response in air is approximated to be 40 days. Particulate phase musk xylene will be removed from the atmosphere by wet as well as dry deposition. Xylene Musk includes chromophores that take in at > 290 nm as well as therefore might be vulnerable to photolysis by direct sunshine. If launched right into dirt, Xylene Musk is not expected to flow based on an approximated Koc of 1.2 X10 +4. Volatilization from damp dirt surfaces is most likely to be a vital, reasonably slow-moving destiny process, based on an approximated Henry’s Law constant of 5.9X10-7 atm-cu m/mole. In addition, soil sorption is expected to attenuate volatilization. Based upon its vapor stress, Xylene Musk is not expected to vaporize from completely dry soil surfaces. Utilizing Japan MITI I examination, water. If launched into water, based on the estimated Koc, Xylene Musk is expected to adsorb to put on hold solids and also sediment. Volatilization from the surface is not expected to be an essential fate procedure based upon the estimated Henry’s law constant for this substance. The estimated volatilization half-lives were 110 days and also > 1 year for the design river and model lake, specifically. Gauged BCF values between 1,400 and 6,810 indicate extremely high bioconcentrations in aquatic microorganisms, supplied the compound is not metabolized by the organism. Hydrolysis is not expected to be an essential ecological destiny procedure since the compound does not have useful groups that hydrolyze under ambient conditions (pH 5 to 9). Work-related exposure to musk xylene might arise from inhalation as well as facial exposure to this compound in workplaces where musk xylene is generated or made use of. Monitoring information show that the general populace might be revealed to Xylene Musk via consumption of infected food or through breathing. Skin absorption may contribute in the application of musk-containing perfumes and cosmetics to the skin or from fabrics that contain musk-scented deposits from washing detergents.

Xylene Musk: Analysis, Occurrence, Kinetics and Toxicology

1,3-Dimethyl-2,4,6-trinitro-5-tert.-butylbenzene (musk xylene, MX) is a synthetic musk frequently made use of in scents and also soaps as a substitute for natural musk. Xylene Musk comes from the group of usual nitromusk substances. The main ecological uptake of Xylene Musk took place adhering to the introduction of sewage. Intake of this compound can happen via intake of fish as well as drinking water, as well as use body care and perfuming house items. Although Xylene Musk has low intense dental as well as dermal poisoning, some tips of Xylene Musk’s cancer causing capacity were located in an animal research. These searchings for, along with the fantastic capacity of MX as an environmental pollutant, which is stable against biological as well as chemical destruction as well as is highly lipophilic, have actually attracted widespread focus in the field of environmental medicine. The biomonitoring and also toxicology of MX, previously explained to be present in bust milk, human fat in addition to human blood examples, remains in the spotlight. The function of this article is to summarize the data worrying the evaluation, incident, kinetics, and toxicology of Xylene Musk. Because of the absence of knowledge about the human poisoning and human carcinogenicity of MX, a final analysis of toxicological information for public health is still not possible. Nonetheless, provided the published data on MX, there is presently no proof of any significant human threat. Because of the lack of understanding regarding Xylene Musk’s human toxicity and human carcinogenicity, it is still not feasible to make a final evaluation of the toxicological information for public health. Nevertheless, offered the released data on MX, there is presently no evidence of any kind of substantial human danger. As a result of the absence of expertise concerning Xylene Musk’s human toxicity as well as human carcinogenicity, it is still not possible to make a last assessment of the toxicological information for public health. However, offered the published data on MX, there is presently no evidence of any significant human threat.

About Products:
If you need Xylene Musk as a cosmetic raw material, please contact our service staff directly, we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
As an experienced Xylene Musk manufacturer and supplier, ZSpharmac will provide Xylene Musk raw materials to customers all over the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has been adhering to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, customer first”, and has won unanimous praise from domestic and foreign customers.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


Pre-Sales Service

* Prompt reply and 24 hours online, professional team to provide best price and high quality product.

* Sample testing support.

* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

*Any inquiries will be replied within 24 hours.

*we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.


After-Sales Service

*The fact of logistics information monitoring.

* Any questions about the product can be consulted at any time.

*Product has any problem can return.


Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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