Catechol is widely used as building block in Agrochemicals, Flavors, Fragrances and Pharmaceuticals. It is used as a starting raw material to be chemically transformed by Pharmaceuticals industries (technical grade). Catechol presents a wide range of applications: anticorrosion agent, antioxidant (for rubber, olefins and polyolefins, polyurethanes), chelating agent, detergent. The appearance of flakes are white to brown.
Synonyms
1,2-Dihydroxybenzene, Ortho Dihydroxybenzene, Pyrocatechol

Markets

Segments Applications
Crop Protection Building Block For Active Ingredients
Segments Applications
Semiconductor Fab Process Materials
Segments Applications
Pharmaceutical Industry Functional Chemicals For Api
Pharmaceutical Industry

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Stabilizers and Antioxidants Phenol derivatives 1,2-dihydroxybenzene
Phenols and derivatives Diphenol derivatives 1,2-dihydroxybenzene
Phenols and derivatives Building blocks 1,2-dihydroxybenzene

Format

Packaging
Bag
FIBC
Bulk

Region of availability

  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America
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