1,3-dihydroxyacetone - CAS # 96-26-4


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CAS 96-26-4 -

Chemical Name:  1,3-dihydroxyacetone

Chemical Formula:  C3H6O3

CAS Number:  96-26-4

Synonyms:  Dihydroxyacetone;Chromelin;Dihyxal;Otan;Oxantin;Oxatone;Soleal;Triulose;Viticolor;1,3-Dihydroxy-2-propanone;1,3-Dihydroxyacetone;NSC-24343;1,3-Dihydroxypropanone;1,3-Dihydroxydimethyl ketone;Aliphatic ketone;Ketochromin;Protosol

Use:  ingredient in artificial tanning creams

Appearance:  white powder

Melting Point:  75 C

Stability:  Stable. Combustible. Hygroscopic.

Molecular Weight:  90.0779

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Related Analytes (1,3-dihydroxyacetone):
1,3-dihydroxyacetone dimer   





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