Resorcinol

CAS #
108-46-3
Synonym
Benzene-1,3-diol, m-dihydroxybenzene; 1,3-benzenediol, 1,3-Dihydroxybenzene; 3-Hydroxyphenol; m-hydroquinone; m-benzenediol

Antiseptic and disinfectant; topical acne treatment; anti-dandruff agent in shampoo or sunscreen cosmetics; used as a chemical intermediate for the synthesis of pharmaceuticals; used in the production of diazo dyes and plasticizer; UV absorber in resins;  template molecule in supramolecular chemistry; analytical reagent for the qualitative determinaion of ketose; starting material for resorcinarene molecules and the initiating explosive lead styphnate; helps breakdown hard, rough skin.

Hazard Class
6.1
UN Number
2876
Packing Group
III
Import Duty
2907.21.00.00