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Alfa Aesar™ 3,4-Dihydroxybenzoic acid, 97%

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25g
100g
500g
99-50-3
C7H6O4
154.121
MFCD00002509
YQUVCSBJEUQKSH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
protocatechuic acid,4-carboxy-1,2-dihydroxybenzene,protocatehuic acid,benzoic acid, 3,4-dihydroxy,protocatechuate,4,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid,3,4-dihydroxybenzoicacid,unii-36r5qj8l4b,ccris 6291,chembl37537
72
CHEBI:36062
3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid
C1=CC(=C(C=C1C(=O)O)O)O
99-50-3
C7H6O4
154.121
MFCD00002509
YQUVCSBJEUQKSH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
protocatechuic acid,4-carboxy-1,2-dihydroxybenzene,protocatehuic acid,benzoic acid, 3,4-dihydroxy,protocatechuate,4,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid,3,4-dihydroxybenzoicacid,unii-36r5qj8l4b,ccris 6291,chembl37537
72
CHEBI:36062
3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid
C1=CC(=C(C=C1C(=O)O)O)O
Applications
3,4-Dihydroxybenzoic acid is a metabolite of polyphenols such as phloretin and quercetin. It is also a phenolic acid antioxidant present in fruits, vegetables and nuts. Further, it is found to be an efficacious chemopreventive agent in several carcinogenesis models. In addition to this, it acts as an anti-inflammatory agent.

Solubility
Soluble in hot alcohol and ether. Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong bases.
Quantity 100g
Melting Point ~202°C (decomposition)
Beilstein 1448841
Merck Index 14,7894
Formula Weight 154.12
Percent Purity 97%
Chemical Name or Material 3,4-Dihydroxybenzoic acid

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

RTECSNumber : UL0560000