MilliporeSigma
All Photos(2)

Documents

447420

Sigma-Aldrich

Orcinol

97%

Sign Into View Organizational & Contract Pricing

Synonym(s):
5-Methylresorcinol
Linear Formula:
CH3C6H3-1,3-(OH)2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
124.14
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

assay

97%

form

solid

mp

106-112 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

Cc1cc(O)cc(O)c1

InChI

1S/C7H8O2/c1-5-2-6(8)4-7(9)3-5/h2-4,8-9H,1H3

InChI key

OIPPWFOQEKKFEE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Compare Similar Items

View Full Comparison

Show Differences

1 of 4

This Item
1263068.20933H31859
vibrant-m

447420

Orcinol

vibrant-m

126306

1,3-Dimethoxybenzene

vibrant-m

8.20933

3,5-Dihydroxytoluene

vibrant-m

H31859

5-Hydroxyindole

assay

97%

assay

≥98%

assay

≥99.0% (GC)

assay

97%

form

solid

form

liquid

form

powder

form

-

mp

106-112 °C (lit.)

mp

-

mp

109 °C

mp

106-108 °C (lit.)

Application

Orcinol can be used to synthesize:
  • Orcinol-containing azacryptands for use in optical amplifiers and light-emitting devices.
  • Ternary co-crystal with 4,4′-bipyridine.
  • Low-density carbon aerogels in the presence of formaldehyde.
  • PEG-orcinol coumarins with potent tyrosinase inhibitory activity.

pictograms

Exclamation mark

signalword

Warning

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

target_organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class

11 - Combustible Solids

wgk_germany

WGK 3

ppe

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves


Certificates of Analysis (COA)

Search for Certificates of Analysis (COA) by entering the products Lot/Batch Number. Lot and Batch Numbers can be found on a product’s label following the words ‘Lot’ or ‘Batch’.

Already Own This Product?

Documents related to the products that you have purchased in the past have been gathered in the Document Library for your convenience.

Visit the Document Library

Difficulty Finding Your Product Or Lot/Batch Number?

Product numbers are combined with Pack Sizes/Quantity when displayed on the website (example: T1503-25G). Please make sure you enter ONLY the product number in the Product Number field (example: T1503).

Example:

T1503
Product Number
-
25G
Pack Size/Quantity

Additional examples:

705578-5MG-PW

PL860-CGA/SHF-1EA

MMYOMAG-74K-13

1000309185

enter as 1.000309185)

Having trouble? Feel free to contact Technical Service for assistance.

Lot and Batch Numbers can be found on a product's label following the words 'Lot' or 'Batch'.

Aldrich Products

  • For a lot number such as TO09019TO, enter it as 09019TO (without the first two letters 'TO').

  • For a lot number with a filling-code such as 05427ES-021, enter it as 05427ES (without the filling-code '-021').

  • For a lot number with a filling-code such as STBB0728K9, enter it as STBB0728 without the filling-code 'K9'.

Not Finding What You Are Looking For?

In some cases, a COA may not be available online. If your search was unable to find the COA you can request one.

Request COA

Customers Also Viewed

Slide 1 of 2

1 of 2

2-Phenylglycine 95%

Sigma-Aldrich

P25507

2-Phenylglycine

4-Bromoresorcinol 97%

Sigma-Aldrich

B80607

4-Bromoresorcinol

Preparation of carbon aerogels from 5-methylresorcinol-formaldehyde gels
Perez-Caballero F, et al.
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials : The Official Journal of the International Zeolite Association, 108(1-3), 230-236 (2008)
Goutam Ghosh et al.
Pharmacognosy research, 7(1), 110-113 (2015-01-20)
Clerodendrum viscosum is commonly found in India and Bangladesh. Previously, various parts of this plant were reported for treatment of different types of diseases and there was no report on GC-Ms analysis. To analyze and characterize the phytochemical compounds of
Dibenzofurans from the marine sponge-derived ascomycete Super1F1-09.
Rateb ME, et al.
Botanica Marina, 53(6), 499-506 (2010)
Yong-qi Tian et al.
Natural product research, 29(9), 820-826 (2014-12-30)
A new citromycetin analogue, ascomycotin A (1), together with eight known compounds, wortmannilactone E (2), orcinol (3), orsellinic acid (4), isosclerone (5), (3R,4S)-( - )-4-hydroxymellein (6), diorcinol (7), chaetocyclinone B (8) and 2,5-dimethoxy-3,6-di(p-methoxypheny1)-1,4-benzoquinone (9), was isolated from the fungal strain Ascomycota sp.
Nianxia Sun et al.
Plant foods for human nutrition (Dordrecht, Netherlands), 74(3), 376-382 (2019-06-22)
Water-extracted arabinoxylans (WEAXs) of different varieties and structures have important effects on wheat end products. However, the functional performances of WEAXs, particularly relating to prebiotic potential, are not yet clear. The present study compared the structural features, physicochemical properties, and

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Contact Technical Service