2,4-Dichlorobenzyl Alcohol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

2,4-Dichlorobenzyl Alcohol Properties

2,4-Dichlorobenzyl Alcohol

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2,4-Dichlorobenzyl alcohol is a mild antiseptic, able to kill bacteria and viruses associated with mouth and throat infections.It is also used for in can preservation of water-based paints, antimicrobial skin gel, anantibacterial peel-off facemask, an antiseptic cream and anathletes foot cream for prevention of bulk spoilage during shelf-life and as an effective antifungal. It is also used in shampoo, anti-draff hair condition, cream, cosmetic products.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White to Light Yellow Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 150 °C
Brand Name Protectol® DA S
CAS Number 1777-82-8
ChEBI 48220
Density 1.392 g/cm3
EINECS Number 217-210-5
HS Code 29062900
IUPAC Name (2,4-Dichlorophenyl)methanol
InChI 1S/C7H6Cl2O/c8-6-2-1-5(4-10)7(9)3-6/h1-3,10H,4H2
Melting Point 57-60 °C
Molar Mass 177.03 g/mol
Molecular Formula C7H6Cl2O
RTECS Number DO0890000
Solubility Insoluble
Synonyms Dybenal;Rapidosept;Myacide SP;Benzenemethanol,2,4-dichloro-;Benzylalcohol, 2,4-dichloro- ;(2,4-Dichlorophenyl)methanol;2,4-Dichlorobenzenemethanol;2,4-Dichlorobenzyl Alcohol
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