Hexahydroxybenzene Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Hexahydroxybenzene Properties


Hexahydroxybenzene-Molecule 3D Structure
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Hexahydroxybenzene-Molecule Structure
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Hexahydroxybenzene is an organic compound. It is a six-fold alcohol of benzene. It can be prepared from inositol. It is a starting material for a class of discotic liquid crystals.

Chemical Properties

CAS Number 608-80-0
IUPAC Name Benzene-1,2,3,4,5,6-hexol
InChI 1S/C6H6O6/c7-1-2(8)4(10)6(12)5(11)3(1)9/h7-12H
Melting Point >310°C
Molar Mass 174.11 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H6O6
Synonyms Hexahydroxybenzene;Benzenehexol;1,2,3,4,5,6-Benzenehexol
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