Trisha Shetty

3 Aminophenol

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Formula  C6H7NO
Density  1.195 g/cm³
Molar mass  109.13 g/mol
Boiling point  164 °C
3-Aminophenol 3Aminophenol CAS 591275 800420
Appearance  White orthorhombic crystals

3-Aminophenol is an organic compound with formula C6H4(NH2)(OH). It is an aromatic amine and aromatic alcohol. It is the meta isomer of 2-aminophenol and 4-aminophenol.

Contents

3-Aminophenol pPhenylenediaminePPD FlakeResorcinolRCN3AminophenolMAP

Preparation

3-Aminophenol Synthesis of 3AMINOPHENOL PrepChemcom

3-Aminophenol can be prepared by caustic fusion of 3-aminobenzenesulfonic acid (i.e. heating with NaOH to 245 °C for 6 hours) or from resorcinol via a substitution reaction with ammonium hydroxide.

Uses

3-Aminophenol Synthesis of 3DIETHYLAMINOPHENOL PrepChemcom

One of the most relevant applications of the substance is the synthesis of 3-(diethylamino)phenol, key intermediate for the preparation of several fluorescent dyes (e.g., Rhodamine B). Other uses for the compound include hair dye colorants and stabilizers for chlorine-containing thermoplastics.

3-Aminophenol Synthesis of 3DIETHYLAMINOPHENOL PrepChemcom
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3-Aminophenol 591275 CAS 3AMINOPHENOL Phenols amp Derivatives Article No 01065
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References

3-Aminophenol Wikipedia


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