3,4-Dimethylbenzaldehyde Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

3,4-Dimethylbenzaldehyde Properties


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3,4-Dimethylbenzaldehyde is used chiefly in the synthesis of other organic compounds, ranging from pharmaceuticals to plastic additives and it is an important intermediate for the processing of perfume and flavouring compounds and in the preparation of certain aniline dyes.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Colorless to Yellowish Liquid
Boiling Point 225.3 °C
CAS Number 5973-71-7
Density 1.012 g/ml
EINECS Number 227-770-2
IUPAC Name 3,4-Dimethylbenzaldehyde
InChI 1S/C9H10O/c1-7-3-4-9(6-10)5-8(7)2/h3-6H,1-2H3
Melting Point 225-226 °C
Molar Mass 134.18 g/mol
Molecular Formula C9H10O
Refractive n20/D 1.551
Synonyms Benzaldehyde, 3,4-dimethyl-;3,4-Dimethylbenzaldehyde