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C0151-Benzoic Acid BP, HmbG (500g)

Benzoic Acid BP, HmbG (500g) CAS No 65-85-0

RM 31.90

1. CAS No: 65-85-0

2. Formula: C7H6O2 

3. M = 122.13g/mol

4. Content: 99.65%

Benzoic acid is a white solid with the formula C₆H₅CO₂H. It is the simplest aromatic carboxylic acid. The name is derived from gum benzoin, which was for a long time its only source. Benzoic acid occurs naturally in many plants and serves as an intermediate in the biosynthesis of many secondary metabolites.