BENZYL ALCOHOL - (100-51-6)

introduzione

Nome: benzyl alcohol; phenylmethanol; phenylcarbinol
* IUPAC
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

Classificazione

• 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

bonding

Per maggiori informazioni

fonti

(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.