2,4-dihydroxy-6-ethylbenzoic acid, methyl ester

2,4-dihydroxy-6-ethylbenzoic acid, methyl ester, also known as ethyl 24-dihydroxy-6-methylbenzoate, is a chemical compound with a molecular formula of C10H12O4. Its CAS number is 102342-60-9. It has a molecular weight of 196.19988 g/mol and a predicted LogP value of 2.91. This compound is commonly used as an intermediate in the production of various organic compounds. It is a white crystalline solid with a density of approximately 1.3 g/cm3. The boiling point of this compound is 379.6±27°C.

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2,4-dihydroxy-6-ethylbenzoic acid, methyl ester



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2,4-dihydroxy-6-ethylbenzoic acid, methyl ester Uses

2,4-dihydroxy-6-ethylbenzoic acid, methyl ester, with CAS number 102342-60-9, is an organic compound commonly used in the pharmaceutical industry. It serves as an intermediate in the production of various drugs and medications. Additionally, it may possess biological activities that make it relevant for medicinal purposes. 

This compound has found applications in the development and synthesis of pharmaceutical products. Its specific uses and applications may vary depending on the formulation and specific requirements of the pharmaceutical industry.

2,4-dihydroxy-6-ethylbenzoic acid, methyl ester Properties

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2,4-dihydroxy-6-ethylbenzoic acid, methyl ester

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White powder



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Store at low temperature and avoid light.

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