3D model (JSmol)
|Molar mass||g·mol−1 134.134|
|Melting point||75 to 77 °C (167 to 171 °F; 348 to 350 K)|
|Boiling point||290 °C (554 °F; 563 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Phthalide is an organic chemical compound with the molecular formula C8H6O2. It is a lactone that serves as the core chemical structure for a variety of more complex chemical compounds including dyes (such as phenolphthalein), fungicides (such as tetrachlorophthalide, often referred to simply as "phthalide"), and natural oils (such as butylphthalide).
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