Benzoic Acid

Benzoic Acid is a colorless crystalline solid and a simple aromatic carboxylic acid. It has the chemical formula C6H5COOH. The name is derived from gum benzoin, which was for a long time its only known source. Benzoic acid occurs naturally in many plants. Its salts are used as a food preservative and it is an important precursor for the synthesis of many other organic substances.

Product information

Substance name:
EC no: 200-618-2
Cas No: 65-85-0
Reach registration No: 01-2119455536-33
Formula: C7H6O2

Synonyms: Benzenemethanoic acid; Benzenecarboxylic acid; Phenylcarboxylic acid; Phenylformic acid; Carboxybenzene; Benzeneformic acid; Dracylic acid.

Hazardous information

UN Number: NA
Un Proper Shipping name: NA
Class: NA
Packing group: NA

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