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Related to methylphenol: P-Cresol, metacresol


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, CH3C6H4OH, any one of three aromatic alcohols present in coal tar. The three compounds are structural isomers; they may be thought of as hydroxy derivatives of toluene or as methyl derivatives of phenol.
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Integrated risk information system (iris) on methylphenol (106-44-5), Available from http://www.
4-D),4-chloro-2methylphenoxyacetic acid (MCPA), 2,4,5-trichloro-phenoxyacetic acid (2,4,5-T), 2-buthyl-4,6-dinitrophenol (dinoseb), and phenolic biocides like pentachlorophenol (PCP) [8] and from atmospheric depositions [9] Moreover, nitrophenols and methylphenol sources have been related to vehicular emissions [10,11].
Further, phenolic compounds - phenol, methylphenols, ethylphenols, dimethylphenols, diethylphenols, trimethylphenols, bisphenols, and others were identified as an important part of chromatogram.