General Information and Properties
CAS No: 98-73-7
98-73-7 4-tert-butylbenzoic acid
Molecular formula: C11H21NO
Para Tertiary Butyl Benzoic Acid
Para Tertiary Butyl Benzoic Acid (PTBBA, CAS Number 98-73-7) is an organic compound with a chemical formula C11H14O2. It is a mono carboxylic acid available as a white crystalline powder which has an aromatic odour. Also known as PTBBA, para tertiary butyl benzoic acid and butylbenzoic acid.
Physical and Chemical Properties:
|Chemical Name:||4-tert-Butylbenzoic acid|
|Molecular Weight:||178.231 g/mol|
|Melting Point:||168.5 to 169.0 ° C|
|Flash Point:||180 ° C|
Solubility: Insoluble in water, very soluble in alcohol and benzene
Synonyms: PTBBA, para tertiary butyl benzoic acid, butylbenzoic acid, 98-73-7, para tert butyl benzoic acid, 4 tert butylbenzoic acid.
How Is it Manufactured?
Para tertiary butyl benzoic acid is produced by oxidizing para-tert-butyltoluene with air.
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