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Kojic acid

purum, ≥98.0% (HPLC)

Synonym: 2-Hydroxymethyl-5-hydroxy-γ-pyrone, 5-Hydroxy-2-hydroxymethyl-4H-4-pyranone

  • CAS Number 501-30-4

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H6O4

  • Molecular Weight 142.11

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 120895

  •  EC Number 207-922-4

  •  MDL number MFCD00006580

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329759274

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Properties

Related Categories Building Blocks, Chemical Synthesis, Heterocyclic Building Blocks, Pyrans
InChI Key   BEJNERDRQOWKJM-UHFFFAOYSA-N
grade   purum
assay   ≥98.0% (HPLC)
mp   152-155 °C(lit.)

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Tyrosinase inhibitor.

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
UQ0875000

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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