Catechol (1,2-Dihydroxybenzene)
(23426418 | 120-80-9)

CAS: 120-80-9
Molecular Formula: C6H6O2
Molecular Weight: 110.11
Availablility: In Stock
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Catechol (1,2-Dihydroxybenzene) Chemical Structure

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23426418-1kg 1kg £36.50
Safety Data Sheet
Certificate of Analysis

Product Detail
Product Code 23426418
Product Name Catechol (1,2-Dihydroxybenzene)
Categories Aroma Chemicals Biochemicals Building Blocks Flavours and Fragrance Materials Organics
CAS 120-80-9
Molecular Formula C6H6O2
Molecular Weight 110.11
Storage Details Ambient
Harmonised Tariff Code 29072900

Product Specification
Melting Point 103.1 Deg C min
Appearance White/ cream/ grey/ brown crystalline powder or flakes
Purity HPLC 98.5% min
Chroma 1650 max

Safety Information
Danger to Health Skull and Cross Bones
Signal word danger
Hazard statements
  • H301: Toxic if swallowed
  • H311: Toxic in contact with skin
  • H315: Causes skin irritation
  • H319: Causes serious eye irritation
  • H341: Suspected of causing genetic defects
  • H350: May cause cancer
Precautionary statements
  • P261: Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray
  • P263: Avoid contact during pregnancy/while nursing
  • P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection
  • P302+352: IF ON SKIN: Wash with soap and water
  • P305+351+338: IF IN EYES: Rinse continuously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do, continue rinsing
  • P307+311: IF exposed: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician