Molecular formula:           C14H12O4 / CH3OC6H3(OH)COC6H4OH

Molar mass:                      244.25 g/mol

Density:                             1.38 g/cm?

Melting point:                     68 °C

Boiling point:                     170-175 °C

Appearance:                     Off white to yellow free flowing powder

Dioxybenzone (benzophenone-8) is an amoebic admixture acclimated in sunscreen to block UVB and short-wave UVA (ultraviolet) rays. It is a acquired of benzophenone. It is a chicken crumb with a melting point of 68 °C. It is baffling in water, but moderately acrid in alcohol and isopropanol.

Application :

Dioxybenzone is acclimated as an UV-absorber for polymers and coatings. It is acclimated as a balance for polyester film.

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