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Alfa Aesar™ Bromocresol Green

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Bromocresol Green
CAS 76-60-8
Molecular Formula C21H14Br4O5S
Formula Weight 698.02
MDL Number MFCD00005874
Beilstein 372527
Merck Index 14,1386
Synonym Bromcresol Green
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 698.02
Chemical Name or Material Bromocresol Green
Quantity 5g
Molecular Formula C21H14Br4O5S
MDL Number MFCD00005874
CAS 76-60-8
Merck Index 14,1386
Melting Point ≈225°C (dec.)
TSCA TSCA
Beilstein 372527
Synonym Bromcresol Green
RTECS Number SJ7456000

Applications
Bromocresol Green is a pH sensitive indicator used in the growth medium for microorganisms and titrations. It is useful in various colorimetric detection studies and as an actively tracking dye for DNA agarose gel electrophoresis. It acts as an inhibitor of prostaglandin E2 transport protein. It is also used in TLC for visualizing compounds containing functional groups having pKa less than 5.

Solubility
Soluble in benzene, ethanol and diethyl ether. Sparingly soluble in water.

Notes
Transition interval: pH 3.8 (yellow) to pH 5.4 (blue).Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.