Bis(2-Hydroxyethyl) terephthalate

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Bis(2-Hydroxyethyl) terephthalate
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PubChem 13739
ChemSpider 13144
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Molecular formula C12H14O6
Molar mass 254.24 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Bis(2-Hydroxyethyl) terephthalate is an organic compound; it is the ester of ethylene glycol and terephthalic acid. It is an intermediate in the production of poly(ethylene terephthalate).