BENZOYL PEROXIDE

Benzoyl Peroxide is a white, moist, granular powder, having characteristic odour. It is used in Pharmaceuticals (Used topically in treatment of acne), Cosmetics, Plastics, Acrylics, Resins, in Bleaching of flours and as a Catalyst in chemical reactions.

Applications :

Storage :

Store in a non-metallic container, at a temperature between 2°C and 8°C, protected from light

Specification :

  • Chemical Name : Dibenzoyl Peroxide
  • Empirical Formula : C14H10O4
  • Molecular Weight : 242.2
  • Cas Number : 94-36-0
  1. Description : A White, moist, granular or fine powder, having characteristic odour
  2. Solubility : Insoluble in water, slightly soluble in alcohol, soluble in acetone, benzene, chloroform and ether
  3. Assay : Min. 75.0%
  4. Water : Max. 25.0%
  5. Related Substances : Complies as per B.P.
  6. Chlorides : Complies as per B.P.
  7. Acidity : Complies as per B.P.