4-Chlorobenzoyl Chloride

4-Chlorobenzoyl Chloride

4-Chlorobenzoyl chloride, also known by its IUPAC name 4-Chlorobenzoyl chloride or by the chemical formula C7H4Cl2O, is an organic compound belonging to the class of benzoyl chlorides.

4-Chlorobenzoyl chloride is an important intermediate in organic chemistry, valued for its versatility in synthesis and its role in the production of various useful compounds across different industries.

Product Name                                       :

4-Chlorobenzoyl Chloride

Synonyms                                             :

p-Chlorobenzoyl chloride , 4-Chlorobenzoyl chloride , 4-Chlorophenylcarbonyl chloride

Manufacturer                                        :

Anshul Specialty Molecules Private Ltd.


Ingredient                                        :

4-Chlorobenzoyl Chloride

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Methyl oxalyl chloride
  • Applications:

    • Synthetic Chemistry: It is commonly employed in organic synthesis to introduce the 4-chlorobenzoyl group into molecules.
    • Pharmaceuticals: Used as a building block in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals, particularly those with biological activity.
    • Agrochemicals: Plays a role in the development of pesticides and herbicides.
    • Dyes: Used in the manufacture of dyes and pigments.
  • Safety: As with most acyl chlorides, 4-Chlorobenzoyl chloride is corrosive and should be handled with care. It reacts violently with water, releasing hydrogen chloride gas, which is highly irritating and corrosive to tissues.

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