Dihydrocaffeic Acid

Dihydrocaffeic acid is a natural phenolic compound, naturally occurring in eucommia ulmoides, salvia miltiorrhiza, Thistle, Atractylodes atractylodes, Pennilaria and other medicinal plants. It is also a metabolite of caffeic acid, with strong antioxidant activity, and can play a role in nerve protection, heart protection, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory.


Properties: Light yellow solid powder
Solubility: Soluble in methanol, ethanol, DMSO and other organic solvents

Basic Information

Product Name: Dihydrocaffeic acid
Aliases: 3, 4-dihydroxyphenylpropionic acid
CAS No. : 1078-61-1
EINECS No. : 214-083-8
Molecular formula: C9H10O4
Molecular weight: 182.17
Origin: Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
Brand: Viablife
Item no: VBL – GC – 042
Content: 99%
Source: Naturally found in eucommia ulmoides, salvia miltiorrhiza, thistle, Atractylodes macrocephala and Pennisetum
Melting point: 136-139ºC
Boiling point: 417.5±30.0ºC
Flash: 220.4±21.1ºC
Density: 1.4±0.1 g/cm3
Vapor pressure: 0.0± 1.0mmHg at 25ºC
Refractive index: 1.620



Purpose: Used as pharmaceutical raw material

Specifications Sheet

Specification: G – KG

Shipping & Storage

Storage method: keep container sealed, avoid mixed storage of oxide and alkali, store in cool and dry warehouse
Safety information
Dangerous goods mark: Xi
Danger Class Code: 36/37/38
Safety Instructions: 26-36
Hazard Declaration: H315-H319-H335
Warning: P261-P305 + P351 + P338
Dangerous Goods Transport Code:NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany: 3
RTECS number: MW5143500

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