Bisphenol A

Bisphenol A is produced by reaction of phenol with acetone, and is used as a raw material and additive for epoxy resins and plastics. Mitsubishi Chemical's bisphenol A purity is a major advantage.

  • CAS: No. 80-05-7
  • EINECS: No. 201-245-8
  • Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 4-0123
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Not applicable.

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Characteristics

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Bisphenol A is produced by reaction of phenol with acetone, and has the following properties.

Common Names Bisphenol A,
BPA
2,2'-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)propane
Structure Bisphenol A
CAS No 80-05-7
Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law METI-No. 4-123
Formula (CH3)2C(C6H4OH)2
Formula 228
Appearance White solid
Melting Point (℃) 153
Boiling Point (℃) 360
Specific Gravity 1.2
Flash Point (℃) 207
Autoignition Temperature (℃) 600
Flammability Range (%) No

Mitsubishi Chemical's bisphenol A purity is a major advantage.

Applications

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It is used as a raw material for epoxy resins and polycarbonate resins.   It is also used in synthetic resins as a stabilizer, antioxidant, etc.

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