p-Anisic Acid (CAS 100-09-4)

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p-Anisic acid, also called 4-methoxybenzoic acid or draconic acid, is one of the isomers of anisic acid. It appears white to slight yellowish powder.

p-Anisic acid is found naturally in anise.
p-Anisic acid is also prepared by chemical synthesis from natural anethole.

p-Anisic acid has antiseptic properties. It is widely used as an intermediate in the preparation of more complex organic compounds.


1.As pharmaceutical intermediate to produce 3-Amino-4-methoxybenzoic acid and 4-methoxybenzoyl chloride etc.
2.As fine chemical raw material to produce aromatics, cosmetics etc, 3. take part in many organic syntheses.


  • Package:25 kg fiber drum net each


Storage:To be kept in closed container, in a dark, fresh and dry place.


Appearance White to slight yellowish powder
Odor sweet flower odor
Content, HPLC 99% min
Water content 1% max
Arsenic (As) 3mg/kg max
Heavy metals (Pb) 10mg/kg max