Methyl benzoylformate CAS No: 15206-55-0

UV Photoinitiator Name: Methyl benzoylformate

Synonyms: Photoinitiator MBF /MBF Photoinitiator / Irgacure MBF

CAS No.: 15206-55-0

Production capacity: 500MT/Year

Molecular formula: C9H8O3

Purity: 99%min


product description

Methyl benzoylformate More Details


AppearanceColorless to pale yellow transparent liquid
Assay99% Min
Boiling range246℃-250℃
Methyl benzoate 1.0% Max
Other single impurity1.0% Max
Transmittance450nm 98.0% Min
500nm 99.0% Min

Methyl benzoylformate Usage

  • Methyl benzoylformate is an intermediate of the herbicide metamitron.

  •  Used as a photoinitiator for UV curable coatings and inks.

  • Methyl benzoylformate can also be used in other organic synthesis.

Methyl benzoylformate Packaging and Shipping

Package: 25kg/drum, 220KG/drum, or as per buyer requirementShipment: Shipping as non-dangerous goods by original name. 

Methyl benzoylformate Storage:

Stored in a dry and ventilated warehouse; keep away from sunshine; avoid fire; avoid moisture.