2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid
CAS 490-79-9

Chemical structure of 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid
  • Molecular Formula: C7H6O4
  • Molecular Weight: 154.122 g/mol
Identifiers for 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid
  • Cas Number: 490-79-9
  • EINECS Number: 207-718-5
  • MDL Number: MFCD00002460
  • InChIKey: WXTMDXOMEHJXQO-KZFATGLACO
  • Smiles: OC(=O)C1=C(O)C=CC(=C1)O
Synthesis and properties of 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid: Journal of the American Chemical Society, 72, p. 3292, 1950 DOI: 10.1021/ja01163a521
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid
490-79-9
2,5-dihydroxy-benzoic acid
gentisic acid
2,5-dihydroxybenzoesäure
acide 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic
2,5-ジヒドロキシ安息香酸
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid: 204-207 ºC
Boiling Point of 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid: n/a
Density of 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid: n/a
Refractive Index of 2,5-dihydroxybenzoic acid: n/a
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