135585 Aldrich

4-Chlorobenzoic acid



Related Categories Building Blocks, C7, Carbonyl Compounds, Carboxylic Acids, Chemical Synthesis,
assay   99%
mp   238-241 °C(lit.)
solubility   methanol: soluble1%, clear, colorless to faintly yellow



50, 250 g in poly bottle


4-Chlorobenzoic acid was used to determine the diversity of 2-, 3- and 4-chlorobenzoate degraders in two pristine soils with similar physical and chemical characteristics1.

General description

4-Chlorobenzoic acid is a degradation product of indomethacin2. It is degraded by Acinetobacter sp. strain ST-1 and causes its dehalogenation to yield 4-hydroxybenzoic acid under both aerobic and anaerobic conditions3.

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