Benzaldehyde - CAS 100-52-7

Benzaldehyde(Cat No.:R018720), is an aromatic compound with a distinct almond-like scent. It is a colorless liquid used extensively in various industries. As a versatile building block in organic synthesis, benzaldehyde is a precursor for the production of a wide range of chemicals, including pharmaceuticals, fragrances, and agrochemicals. It’s employed in the synthesis of flavors, such as almond and cherry. Benzaldehyde also serves as a solvent and intermediate in the manufacturing of resins, dyes, and plastics. Its unique aroma and reactivity contribute to its significance in both the chemical and fragrance sectors.

Catalog Number: R018720

CAS Number: 100-52-7

PubChem Substance ID:355146197

Molecular Formula: C7H6O

Molecular Weight:106.12

Purity: ≥95%

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SynonymsArtificial Almond Oil; Benzaldehyde FFC; Benzenecarbonal; Benzenecarboxaldehyde; Benzoic Acid Aldehyde; Benzoic Aldehyde; NSC 7917; Phenylformaldehyde; Phenylmethanal


Molecular Formula: C7H6O
Molecular Weight106.12
StorageStore at +4°C

Computed Descriptor

IUPAC Namebenzaldehyde