Alfa Aesar™ Benzoin, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A101880B

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 119-53-9
    Molecular Formula C14H12O2
    Formula Weight 212.25g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004496
    Beilstein 391839
    Merck Index 14,1093
    Synonym 2-Hydroxy-2-phenylacetophenone
    Chemical Name or Material Benzoin

    Specifications

    Boiling Point 334° to 344°C
    Melting Point 131° to 136°C
    Quantity 1000g
    Flash Point 181°C (357°F)
    Odor Pleasant
    CAS 119-53-9
    Molecular Formula C14H12O2
    Formula Weight 212.25g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004496
    Beilstein 391839
    Merck Index 14,1093
    Synonym 2-Hydroxy-2-phenylacetophenone
    RTECS Number DI1590000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Benzoin
    Assay 99%

    Description

    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.

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