Beta Naphthol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Beta Naphthol Properties

Beta Naphthol

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Beta Naphthol is a colorless crystalline solid.It is an isomer of 1-naphthol.It is used in making azo dyes, pigments, fluorescent whiteners, tanning agents, antioxidants,antiseptics as an antioxidant for turpentine and rubbers.

Chemical Properties

Acidity 9.51
Appearance Colorless Crystalline Solid
Boiling Point 285 °C
CAS Number 135-19-3
Density 1.28 g/cm3
EINECS Number 205-182-7
HS Code 29071590
IUPAC Name Naphthalen-2-ol
InChI 1S/C10H8O/c11-10-6-5-8-3-1-2-4-9(8)7-10/h1-7,11H
Melting Point 121-123 °C
Molar Mass 144.17 g/mol
Molecular Formula C10H8O
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number QL2975000
Solubility 0.74 g/l
Synonyms 2-Hydroxynaphthalene; 2-Naphthalenol; 2-Naphthol 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