Methyl anthranilate, also known as MA, methyl 2-aminobenzoate, or carbomethoxyaniline, is an ester of anthranilic acid. Its chemical formula is C8H9NO2. It has a fruity grape smell, and one of its key uses is as a flavoring agent.
1 Chemical properties
It is a clear to pale yellow liquid with melting point 24°C and boiling point 256°C. It has a density of 1.168 g/cm3 at 20°C. It has a refrac...