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Karanjin Properties


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Karanjin, a furanoflavonol, a type of flavonoid. It is obtained from the seeds of the karanja tree. It is an acaricide and insecticide. It is used as bio pesticide or bio insecticide and is reported to have nitrification inhibitory properties.

Chemical Properties

CAS Number 521-88-0
Density 1.36g/cm3
EINECS Number 208-319-9
IUPAC Name 3-Methoxy-2-phenylfuro[2,3-h]chromen-4-one
InChI 1S/C18H12O4/c1-20-18-15(19)13-7-8-14-12(9-10-21-14)17(13)22-16(18)11-5-3-2-4-6-11/h2-10H,1H3
Melting Point 156°C
Molar Mass 292.29 g/mol
Molecular Formula C18H12O4
RTECS Number DX1500000
Synonyms 3-Methoxy furano-2,3,7,8-flavone;Karanjin;4H-Furo[2,3-h]-1-benzopyran-4-one,3-methoxy-2-phenyl-