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Alfa Aesar™ 1,4-Benzenedimethanol, 99%

$61.26 - $652.65

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1,4-Benzenedimethanol
CAS 589-29-7
Molecular Formula C8H10O2
Formula Weight 138.17
MDL Number MFCD00004665
Beilstein 2042077
Synonym 1,4-Bis(hydroxymethyl)benzene; p-Xylene-alpha,alpha'-diol
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AAA1440506

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A1440506
5g Each for $61.26

AAA1440514

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alfa aesar
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25g Each for $193.95

AAA1440522

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A1440522
100g Each for $652.65
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 138.17
Chemical Name or Material 1,4-Benzenedimethanol
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C8H10O2
MDL Number MFCD00004665
CAS 589-29-7
Beilstein 2042077
Synonym 1,4-Bis(hydroxymethyl)benzene; p-Xylene-alpha,alpha'-diol
Melting Point 117° to 121°C
Boiling Point 138° to 143°C (1mmHg)
Quantity 5g

Applications
1,4-Benzenedimethanol is used as an organic synthesis intermediate. It is also used for preparation of soluble polyphenylene and p-tolyl-methanol.

Solubility
Soluble in ether, toluene, methanol and hot water.

Notes
Incompatible with acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides and oxidizing agents.