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Benzoin, 99%, Thermo Scientific™

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119-53-9
C14H12O2
212.25
MFCD00004496
ISAOCJYIOMOJEB-UHFFFAOYNA-N
benzoin, 2-hydroxy-2-phenylacetophenone, benzoylphenylcarbinol, benzoin tincture, +--benzoin, ethanone, 2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenyl, bitter almond oil camphor, phenylbenzoyl carbinol, 2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethan-1-one, alpha-hydroxybenzyl phenyl ketone
8400
CHEBI:17682
2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethanone
OC(C(=O)C1=CC=CC=C1)C1=CC=CC=C1
119-53-9
C14H12O2
212.25
MFCD00004496
ISAOCJYIOMOJEB-UHFFFAOYNA-N
benzoin, 2-hydroxy-2-phenylacetophenone, benzoylphenylcarbinol, benzoin tincture, +--benzoin, ethanone, 2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenyl, bitter almond oil camphor, phenylbenzoyl carbinol, 2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethan-1-one, alpha-hydroxybenzyl phenyl ketone
8400
CHEBI:17682
2-hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethanone
OC(C(=O)C1=CC=CC=C1)C1=CC=CC=C1

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.

Applications
Benzoin is used as a flavor, antiseptic and photopolymerization catalyst. It is also used as a raw material in organic syntheses. It serves as a precursor to benzil, which is a photoinitiator. Further, it is used as degassing agent for powder coatings. In addition to this, it is used as an additive and in powder coating to remove the pinhole phenomenon.

Solubility
Soluble in chlorine. Slightly soluble in water, ethanol and ether.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with acids, acid anhydrides, acid chlorides and strong oxidizing agents.
Density 1.31
Melting Point 131°C to 136°C
Boiling Point 334°C to 344°C
Flash Point 181°C (357°F)
Odor Pleasant
Beilstein 391839
Merck Index 14,1093
Quantity 250g
Solubility Information Soluble in chlorine. Slightly soluble in water,ethanol and ether.
Formula Weight 212.25
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material Benzoin
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EINECSNumber : 204-331-3

RTECSNumber : DI1590000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures

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