Phloroglucinol Anhydrous is an organic compound phenol derivative with antispasmodic properties. It is used as a coupling agent, linking diazo dyes to give a fast black. In cosmetic and personal care product formulations, it is used for its colorant and antioxidant properties. It appears as a light yellow powder.
phloroglucinol is a hygroscopic biochemical that is also potentially useful for bone decalcification in microscopy specimens or the detection of wood fibers.
A potentially useful hygroscopic biochemical.

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NamePhloroglucinol Anhydrous
NamePhloroglucinol Anhydrous
NamePhloroglucinol Anhydrous
Synonyms1,3,5-Trihydroxybenzene; 1,3,5-Benzenetriol, anhydrous; Phloroglucin Anhydrous; Phloroglucinol
synonyms1,3,5-Trihydroxybenzene; 1,3,5-Benzenetriol, anhydrous; Phloroglucin Anhydrous; Phloroglucinol
CAS Number108-73-6
Code FormulaC6H6O3
Molecular weight126.11
MDL numberMFCD00002286
EC Number203-611-2
Merck Index7328
Signal WordWarning
WGK Germany2
Specifications & Purity≥99.0% (HPLC)
ApplicationA potentially useful hygroscopic biochemical.
Melt Point218°C
SensitivityLight & Moisture Sensitive
SolubilitySoluble in water (10 g/l at 20 °C), ethanol, ether, pyridine, and methanol.
Storage TempArgon charged
Shipped inNormal
Dangerous Chemicalw