Benzoyl Chloride Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Benzoyl Chloride Properties

Benzoyl Chloride

Solaveil CZ-300-Product_Structure
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Solaveil CZ-300-Molecule 3D Structure
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Benzoyl chloride is an organochlorine compound. It is mainly useful for the production of peroxides but is generally useful in other areas such as in the production of dyes, perfumes, pharmaceuticals, and resins.

Chemical Properties

AR Assay 99%
Appearance Colorless liquid
Boiling Point 197.2 °C
CAS Number 98-88-4
Density 1.21 g/ml
EINECS Number 202-710-8
HS Code 29310095
IUPAC Name Benzoyl Chloride
InChI 1S/C7H5ClO/c8-7(9)6-4-2-1-3-5-6/h1-5H
LR Assay 99.0%
Lab Grade AR;LR
Main Hazards Benzoyl Chloride may irritate eyes, nose and throat. Ingestion of benzoyl chloride causes acute discomfort. Benzoyl Chloride causes irritation and burning.
Melting Point -1 °C
Molar Mass 140.57 g/mol
Molecular Formula C7H5ClO
NFPA 704 H-3,F-2,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number DM6600000
Refractive n20/D 1.553
Related Compounds Benzoic Acid;Benzoic Anhydride;Benzaldehyde
Synonyms alpha-Chlorobenzaldehyde;Benzoyl Chloride;Benzenecarbonyl Chloride uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X