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Phenol, MP Biomedicals™
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- Phenol is useful for extraction of viral, plasmid and phage DNAs, and to solubilize and dissociate proteins.
- It is used as a general disinfectant, either in solution or mixed with slaked lime, etc., for toilets, stables, cesspools, floors, drains, etc.; for the manufacture of colorless or light-colored artificial resins, many medical and industrial organic compounds and dyes; as a reagent in chemical analysis.
- Aqueous solutions are used as topical anesthetic; topical antiseptic; topical antipruritic. Phenol is used in DNA extractions for removing protein.
|Density||1.071g/mL at 25°C (Lit.)|
|Melting Point||182°C (literature)|
|Boiling Point||182°C (Literature)|
|Flash Point||174.2°F/79°C (Lit.)|
|Synonym||Hydroxybenzene, Carbolic acid, Phenic acid, Phenylic acid|
|Residue after Evaporation||<0.05%|
|Solubility Information||Soluble in aqueous solution (5% - clear, colorless solution).|
|Molecular Weight (g/mol)||94.11|
|Vapor Density||3.24 (vs air)(Lit.)|
|Vapor Pressure||0.09 psi (55°C); 0.36 mmHg (20°C)(Lit.)|
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