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Terephthalaldehyde Properties

Terephthalaldehyde

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Description

 

Terephthalaldehyde is used as an intermediate for manufacturing dyes and fluorescent whitening agents.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White To Light Yellow Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 245-248 °C
CAS Number 623-27-8
Density 1.06 g/cm3
EINECS Number 210-784-8
HS Code 29122900
IUPAC Name Benzene-1,4-Dicarbaldehyde
InChI 1S/C8H6O2/c9-5-7-1-2-8(6-10)4-3-7/h1-6H
InChIKey KUCOHFSKRZZVRO-UHFFFAOYAC
Melting Point 114-116 °C
Molar Mass 134.13g/mol
Molecular Formula C8H6O2
RTECS Number WZ0430000
Refractive 1.622 n/D
Solubility Soluble In Alcohol and Ether
Synonyms Terephthalicaldehyde;Terephthaldialdehyde;4-Formylbenzaldehyde;Terephthaladehyde (8CI);p-Formylbenzaldehyde;p-Phthalaldehyde;Terephtaldehydes;p-Benzenedicarboxaldehyde;Benzene-1,4-Dicarbaldehyde;1,4-Benzenedicarboxaldehyde; 1,4-Diformylbenzene;Terephthaldicarboxaldehyde;TPAL;1,4-Phthalaldehyde