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Benzoin

98%

Synonym: α-Hydroxy-α-phenylacetophenone, α-Hydroxybenzyl phenyl ketone, 2-Hydroxy-2-phenylacetophenone

  • CAS Number 119-53-9

  • Linear Formula C6H5CH(OH)COC6H5

  • Molecular Weight 212.24

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 391839

  •  EC Number 204-331-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00004496

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24892088

  •  NACRES NA.23

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Description

General description

Benzoin is an industrially important chemical that is used as an intermediate in the synthesis of different chemical additives, dyestuff, pharmaceuticals and also as a photoinitiator.

Application

Benzoin may be used as a photoinitiator in the synthesis of biocompatible and degradable hydrogels based on 2-hydroxyethyl (meth)acrylates and gelatin via combined microwave-assisted and photo-polymerization technique.

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
DI1590000
Flash Point(F) 
338 °F
Flash Point(C) 
170 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

HPLC Analysis of Benzoin Enantiomers on Astec® (R,R) P-CAP™-DP

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Benzoin Enantiomers on Astec® (R,R) P-CAP™-DP
Keywords: Antibiotics, Antimicrobials, Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Pharmaceutical

HPLC Analysis of Benzoin Enantiomers on Astec® Cellulose DMP

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Benzoin Enantiomers on Astec® Cellulose DMP
Keywords: Antibiotics, Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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