BENZYL ALCOHOL - (100-51-6)


Nome: benzyl alcohol; phenylmethanol; phenylcarbinol
Numero CAS: 100-51-6
Formula chimica: C7H8O or C6H5CH2OH
Massa molare: 108.13782 g
Percentuale di massa: C 77.747 %; H 7.4567 %; O 14.795 % 
isomeri:  anisole  •  p-cresol  •  m-cresol  •  o-cresol


• biologico • aromatico

Usi / Funzione

• "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


Per maggiori informazioni


(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.