Benzoic Anhydride is the more active analogue of benzoic acid formed via dehydration. Benzoic Anhydride is used in the synthesis of a wide range of organic compounds including some dyes. Benzoic Anhydride is also used as an arylation agent in the Heck reaction.
|Chemical Name||Benzoic Anhydride (>90%)|
|Synonyms||Benzoic Acid 1,1'-Anhydride; Benzoic Acid Anhydride; Benzoyl Anhydride; Benzoyl Benzoate; Bis(phenylcarbonyl)ether; NSC 37116;|
|Boiling Pt||No Data Available|
|Stability||No Data Available|
|Appearance||White to Off-White Solid|
|HS Commidity Code||2918.29.7500|