Product Name:3-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid

IUPAC Name:3-(2-hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid

Molecular Formula:C9H10O3
Catalog Number:CM276523
Molecular Weight:166.18

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CAS NO:495-78-3
Molecular Formula:C9H10O3
Melting Point:-
Smiles Code:O=C(O)CCC1=CC=CC=C1O
Catalog Number:CM276523
Molecular Weight:166.18
Boiling Point:335.9°C at 760 mmHg
MDL No:MFCD00014026
Storage:Keep in a tight container and store at 2°C~8°C

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Benzene is an important organic compound with the chemical formula C6H6, and its molecule consists of a ring of 6 carbon atoms, each with 1 hydrogen atom. Benzene is a sweet, flammable, colorless and transparent liquid with carcinogenic toxicity at room temperature, and has a strong aromatic odor. It is insoluble in water, easily soluble in organic solvents, and can also be used as an organic solvent itself. The ring system of benzene is called benzene ring, and the structure after removing one hydrogen atom from the benzene ring is called phenyl. Benzene is one of the most important basic organic chemical raw materials. Many important chemical intermediates can be derived from benzene through substitution reaction, addition reaction and benzene ring cleavage reaction.

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Product Overview 3-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid (495-78-3), is an aromatic organic acid that is widely found in many plants and fruits. It is a naturally occurring phenolic compound that has been studied extensively due to its wide range of biological activities. It has been used as a food preservative, an antioxidant, and a drug in traditional Chinese medicine. It has also been used in the synthesis of various pharmaceuticals and other compounds.
Physical Properties Appearance: 3-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid is a pale yellow solid.
Solubility: The compound is slightly soluble in chloroform, DMSO and methanol.
Melting Point: When in solid form, it typically has a melting point of around 86-89 °C.
Chemical Properties 3-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid is a reactive compound, often utilized as a starting material or intermediate in various chemical reactions and synthesis processes.
Synthesis and Application 3-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid can be synthesized in various ways. The most common method is the oxidation of catechol using chromium(VI) oxide. This method is simple and cost-effective, and it produces high yields of 3-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid. Other methods include the oxidation of catechol using hydrogen peroxide, the oxidation of phenol using potassium permanganate, and the oxidation of phenol using nitric acid.
Storage and Handling Sealed in dry at room temperature.