• CAT Number: I002142
  • CAS Number: 1641-17-4
  • Molecular Formula: C15H14O3
  • Molecular Weight: 242.27
  • Purity: ≥95%
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Mexenone (Cat No.: I002142) is a potent benzophenone-type UV filter commonly used in sunscreens and other sun protection products. Its effectiveness lies in its ability to absorb and block harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun, thereby helping to protect the skin from UV-induced damage, including sunburn and the risk of skin cancer. Mexenone is a valuable ingredient in many sunscreens due to its UV-absorbing properties. If you need to, please contact us in time, and we will reply to you as soon as possible within 24 hours.

Catalog Number I002142
CAS Number 1641-17-4
Molecular Formula


Purity 95%
Solubility 10 mM in H2O
Storage Room Temperature
IUPAC Name (2-hydroxy-4-methoxyphenyl)-(4-methylphenyl)methanone
InChI InChI=1S/C15H14O3/c1-10-3-5-11(6-4-10)15(17)13-8-7-12(18-2)9-14(13)16/h3-9,16H,1-2H3

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