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Sigma-Aldrich

3-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid

98%

Synonym(s):
3-(p-Hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid, Phloretic acid
Linear Formula:
HOC6H4CH2CH2CO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
166.17
Beilstein:
2209841
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

assay

98%

mp

129-131 °C (lit.)

fluorescence

λex 320 nm; λem 404 nm (buffer, pH 8.6)

SMILES string

OC(=O)CCc1ccc(O)cc1

InChI

1S/C9H10O3/c10-8-4-1-7(2-5-8)3-6-9(11)12/h1-2,4-5,10H,3,6H2,(H,11,12)

InChI key

NMHMNPHRMNGLLB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

3-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)propionic acid can be used:
  • To derive hydrogel based on chitosan, gelatin or poly(ethylene glycol).
  • To synthesize novel symmetric and asymmetric bolaamphiphiles.
  • As an acyl donor for the enzymatic synthesis of sugar alcohol esters.

Packaging

5 g in glass bottle
25, 50 g in poly bottle

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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