6-Amino-2-Methylphenol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

6-Amino-2-Methylphenol Properties

6-Amino-2-Methylphenol

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Description

 

6-Amino-2-methylphenol is used as a precursor for hair colours. It reacts with primary intermediates to form the final dye-stuff.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Light Yellow Crystalline Powder
CAS Number 17672-22-9
IUPAC Name 2-Amino-6-Methylphenol
InChI 1S/C7H9NO/c1-5-3-2-4-6(8)7(5)9/h2-4,9H,8H2,1H3
InChIKey ALQKEYVDQYGZDN-UHFFFAOYAH
Melting Point 88-89 °C
Molar Mass 123.16 g/mol
Molecular Formula C7H9NO
Synonyms 6-Amino-O-Cresol;2-Methyl-6-Aminophenol;Asischem D50954;6-Amino-O-Methylphenol;6-Amino-Ortho-Cresol;2-Amino-6-Methylphenol