Methyl Anthranilate (CAS 134-20-3)

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Methyl Anthranilate, also known as MA, Methyl 2-Aminobenzoate, or Carbomethoxyaniline, is an ester of anthranilic acid. It naturally occurs in Concord grapes and other Vitis labrusca grapes. It is industially prepared by transesterification of methyl caproaminobenzoate and menthol.

Methyl anthranilate appears brown or pale yellow colorless liquids with orange and grape like odor.

Methyl anthranilate is mainly used in cosmetics and fragrance formulation.


1. used in all kinds of fruit flavors, such as berries, melon, honey, citrus, lemon, strawberry and pineapple
2. used in the fragrance formulation of daily commodities
3. used as essential raw materials for the preparation of artificial orange oil
4. mainly used as sun screener in cosmetics
5. used as bird repellent to protect corn, sunflowers, rice, fruit, and golf courses


Solubility: Soluble in alcohol, dipropylene glycol, fixed oils, propylene glycol; insoluble in paraffin oil


  • Packed in 230 kgs per drum


store in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light


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Appearance Brown or pale yellow colorless liquids
Odor Sweet, fruity, concord grape
Specific Gravity 1.16100 to 1.16900 @ 25.00 °C
Refractive Index 1.57900 to 1.59200 @ 20.00 °C
Purity 98%min