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Potassium benzilate

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Potassium benzilate

Molecular formula: C14H11KO3 CAS# 5928-68-7
Categories: Organic salt
Benzeneacetic acid, a-hydroxy-a-phenyl-, monopotassium salt(9CI)
Benzilicacid, potassium salt (8CI)
Potassium benzilate
benzeneacetic acid, α-hydroxy-α-phenyl-, potassium salt (1:1)
potassium hydroxy(diphenyl)acetate(IUPAC)
Бензилат калия
Соль калия и бензиловой кислоты

Variants of the formula:

HO-<`|`\\`|//\||`/><|\\|`//`\`||/>-<//O>\O^-# -0K^+
Elemental composition
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Symbol Element Atomic weight Number of atoms Mass percent

Reactions in which Potassium benzilate is involved

  • |`//`\`||/\\/`|O|\|O`|/\\/`||`\`//| + KOH -->"MeOH" //`|`\\`/||\|<`\HO><`/`\\`/||\//`|>\|O`|/OK
  • //`|`\\`/||\|<`\HO><`/`\\`/||\//`|>\|O`|/OK + HCl -> //`|`\\`/||\|<`\HO><`/`\\`/||\//`|>\|O`|/OH + KCl