Chloranil Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Chloranil Properties


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Chloranil is used as a fungicide. It is also used as an oxidizing agent in the organic synthesis especially for dye intermediates and vulcanization agent.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Yellow to Greenish Crystalline Powder
CAS Number 118-75-2
Density 1.97 g/cm3
HS Code 29147090
IUPAC Name 2,3,5,6-Tetrachlorocyclohexa-2,5-diene-1,4-dione
InChI InChI=1S/C6Cl4O2/c7-1-2(8)6(12)4(10)3(9)5(1)11
Melting Point 295-296 °C
Molar Mass 245.88 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6Cl4O2
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number DK6825000
Solubility Insoluble
Synonyms Tetrachloro-p-Benzoquinone 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