Agent Name

Benzohydrol

CAS Number

91-01-0

Formula

C13-H12-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Benzhydryl alcohol; Diphenyl carbinol; Diphenylcarbinol; Diphenylmethanol; Diphenylmethyl alcohol; Hydroxydiphenylmethane; Benzenemethanol, alpha-phenyl-; Benzhydrol; alpha-Phenylbenzenemethanol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Aromatic Compounds

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White crystalline powder; Odorless; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in organic syntheses; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Chlorodiphenylmethane."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.73E-5 mm Hg

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