Benzylparaben Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Benzylparaben Properties


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Benzylparaben is a off white crystalline powder used extensively as a developer in coating formulas for thermographic recording paper, It is also used in printers,calculating machines.for printing scientific and medical information like electrocardiogram.The coating formula associated with benzylparaben is used almost exclusively for fax paper.It is used in dyeing and printing textiles.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White to Light Yellow Fine Powder
Boiling Point 170oC
CAS Number 94-18-8
Density 1.179 g/cm3
EINECS Number 202-311-9
IUPAC Name Benzyl 4-Hydroxybenzoate
InChI 1S/C14H12O3/c15-13-8-6-12(7-9-13)14(16)17-10-11-4-2-1-3-5-11/h1-9,15H,10H2
Melting Point 109-112 °C
Molar Mass 228.24g/mol
Molecular Formula C14H12O3
NFPA 704 H-1,F-1,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number DH2691000
Refractive 1.5805
Synonyms 4-Hydroxy-Benzoicaciphenylmethylester;Benzoic Acid, 4-Hydroxy-, Phenylmethyl Ester;Benzoic Acid, P-Hydroxy-, Benzyl Ester;Benzoicacid,4-Hydroxy-,Phenylmethylester;Benzyl Parasept;Benzyl Tegosept;Nipabenzyl;Benzyl 4-hydroxybenzoate