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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid, 99%

$24.82 - $88.86

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 99-96-7
Molecular Formula C7H6O3
Formula Weight 138.12
MDL Number MFCD00002547
Beilstein 970950
Merck Index 14,4812
Chemical Name or Material 4-Hydroxybenzoic Acid
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Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity  
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity  
AAA1370030 SDS Alfa Aesar
A1370030
250g Each for $24.82
AAA137000B SDS Alfa Aesar™
A137000B
1000g Each for $88.86
AAA137000I SDS Alfa Aesar™
A137000I
5000g N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
4-Hydroxybenzoic acid is used as an intermediate for dyes, antiseptics and active pharmaceutical ingredients. It is also used as a food preservative, corrosion inhibitor, anti-oxidant and an emulsifier. It reacts with 6-hydroxynaphthalene-2-carboxylic acid to prepare aromatic polyester called Vectran fiber. It acts as a precursor to prepare p-hydroxyphenylbenzoate, p-acetoxybenzoyl chloride and 4,4′-dihydroxybenzophenone. Further, it is used in paint additives, coating additives, processing aids, electrical and electronic products. In addition to this, it acts as a preservative in cosmetics and some ophthalmic solutions.

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol, ethanol, ether, n-butanol and acetone. Slightly soluble in chloroform. Insoluble in carbon disulfide.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

99-96-7
138.12
970950
4-Hydroxybenzoic Acid
C7H6O3
MFCD00002547
14,4812

Specifications

250g
99%
138.12
970950
4-Hydroxybenzoic Acid
99-96-7
C7H6O3
MFCD00002547
14,4812
99%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P312-P321-P405-P403+P233-P501a

Warning

RTECSNumber : DH1925000

TSCA : TSCA