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Resorcinol USP

Resorcinol (or resorcin) is a phenolic compound. It is an organic compound with the formula C6H4(OH)2. It is one of three isomeric benzenediols, the 1,3-isomer (or meta-isomer). Resorcinol crystallizes from benzene as colorless needles that are readily soluble in water, alcohol, and ether, but insoluble in chloroform and carbon disulfide.


Resorcinol is used as a chemical intermediate for the synthesis of pharmaceuticals and other organic compounds.


Chemical Name: Resorcinol
Mol. Formula: C6H4-1,3-(OH)2
Mol. Weight: 110.11 g/mol
EINECS EC Number: 203-585
CAS no.: 108-46-3


General Specifications:

Test Specification
Characters It occurs as a White, or practically white, needle-shaped crystals or powder. Has a faint, characteristic odor and a sweetish, followed by a bitter, taste. Acquires a pink tint on exposure to light and air.

Test (A)

Test (B)

Test (C)


(a) Infrared Absorption.

(b) The color changes to pale yellow.

(c) A blue-violet color is produced, and it fades slowly.

Solubility Freely soluble in water, in alcohol, in glycerin, and in ether; slightly soluble in chloroform.
Melting Range Between 109° and 111°.
Loss on Drying Not more than 1.0%
Residue on Ignition Not more than 0.05%
Ordinary Impurities Not more than 1.0%
Phenol The odor of phenol is not perceptible.
Catechol No turbidity is produced.
Residual Solvents Meets the requirement
Assay Not less than 99.0%and not more than 100.5%, calculated on the dried basis.


Shelf life, Storage and Packing

It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.


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