BENZYL ALCOHOL - (100-51-6)

introduction

prénom: benzyl alcohol; phenylmethanol; phenylcarbinol
* IUPAC
Numero CAS: 100-51-6
Formule chimique: C7H8O or C6H5CH2OH
Masse molaire: 108.13782 g
Pourcentage de masse: C 77.747 %; H 7.4567 %; O 14.795 % 
isomères:  anisole  •  p-cresol  •  m-cresol  •  o-cresol

Classification

• BIO • aromatique

Usages / Fonction

• "Manuf[acture] other benzyl comp[oun]ds. Pharmaceutic aid (antimicrobial). Solvent for gelatin, casein (when hot), solvent for cellulose acetate, shellac. Used in perfumery and in flavoring (mostly in form of its aliphatic esters). In microscopy as embedding material." 1

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Sources

(1) - The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, and Biologicals, 13th ed.; Budavari, S.; O'Neil, M.J.; Smith, A.; Heckelman, P. E.; Kinneary, J. F., Eds.; Merck & Co.: Whitehouse Station, NJ, 2001; entry 1126.