Benzoin - CAS 119-53-9
Catalog number: 119-53-9
Molecular Formula:
C14H12O2
Molecular Weight:
212.25
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Description:
Benzoin is a hydroxy ketone attached to two phenyl groups. It is synthesized from benzaldehyde in the benzoin condensation. It is chiral and it exists as a pair of enantiomers: (R)-benzoin and (S)-benzoin. It is not a constituent of benzoin resin obtained from the benzoin tree or tincture of benzoin. It has been used as a catalyst in photoinitiation.
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Purity:
> 95%
Appearance:
White Solid
Synonyms:
2-Hydroxy-2-phenylacetophenone; 2-Hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethan-1-on; 2-hydroxy-2-phenyl-acetophenon; Acetophenone, 2-hydroxy-2-phenyl-; Bitter almond oil camphor; bitteralmondoilcamphor; bitter-almond-oilcamphor; (RS)-Benzoin; (±)-2-Hydroxy-1,2-diphenylethanone; (±)-
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Quantity:
Milligrams-Grams
Melting Point:
131-134°C
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CAS 119-53-9 Benzoin

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