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Alfa Aesar™ Arbutin, 98+%

$36.03 - $81.12

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 497-76-7
Molecular Formula C12H16O7
Formula Weight 272.26
MDL Number MFCD00016915
Beilstein 89673
Merck Index 14,773
Synonym Hydroquinone-glucose; 4-Hydroxyphenyl-beta-D-glucopyranoside
Chemical Name or Material Arbutin
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AAL1494506 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L1494506
5g Each for $81.12
AAL1494503 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L1494503
1g Each for $36.03
Specifications

Description

Applications
Arbutin, a glycosylated hydroquinone, is used in studies on melanin biosynthesis and as an inhibitor to identify, differentiate and characterize tyrosinase(s). Also used in sed as a skin-lightening agent in cosmetic products.

Solubility
Soluble in water (50 mg/ml), methanol and dimethyl sulfoxide.

Notes
Hygroscopic, store away from water/moisture. Store in cool. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from oxidizing agent.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

497-76-7
272.26
89673
Hydroquinone-glucose; 4-Hydroxyphenyl-beta-D-glucopyranoside
C12H16O7
MFCD00016915
14,773
Arbutin

Specifications

497-76-7
272.26
89673
Hydroquinone-glucose; 4-Hydroxyphenyl-beta-D-glucopyranoside
5g
Arbutin
C12H16O7
MFCD00016915
14,773
196° to 200°C
−65° (c=2 in Water)
≥98%

Safety and Handling

RTECSNumber : CE8863000