CHEBI:34918 - phenyl salicylate

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ChEBI Name phenyl salicylate
ChEBI ID CHEBI:34918
Definition A benzoate ester that is the phenyl ester of salicylic acid. Also known as salol, it can be formed by heating salicylic acid with phenol and is used in the manufacture of some polymers, lacquers, adhesives, waxes and polishes.
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Formula C13H10O3
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 214.21670
Monoisotopic Mass 214.063
InChI InChI=1S/C13H10O3/c14-12-9-5-4-8-11(12)13(15)16-10-6-2-1-3-7-10/h1-9,14H
InChIKey ZQBAKBUEJOMQEX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES Oc1ccccc1C(=O)Oc1ccccc1
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): ultraviolet filter
A photochemical role realized in the absorption of ultraviolet light, for example to protect skin cells from damage.
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Outgoing phenyl salicylate (CHEBI:34918) has functional parent salicylic acid (CHEBI:16914)
phenyl salicylate (CHEBI:34918) has role ultraviolet filter (CHEBI:73335)
phenyl salicylate (CHEBI:34918) is a benzoate ester (CHEBI:36054)
phenyl salicylate (CHEBI:34918) is a phenols (CHEBI:33853)
phenyl salicylate (CHEBI:34918) is a salicylates (CHEBI:26596)
IUPAC Name
phenyl 2-hydroxybenzoate
Synonyms Sources
2-Hydroxy-benzoic acid phenyl ester NIST Chemistry WebBook
2-Phenoxycarbonylphenol ChemIDplus
Phenol salicylate ChemIDplus
Phenyl-2-hydroxybenzoate ChemIDplus
salicylic acid phenyl ester ChEBI
salol ChEBI
Manual Xrefs Databases
3462 DrugCentral
C14163 KEGG COMPOUND
HMDB0032018 HMDB
Phenyl_salicylate Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
118-55-8 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
118-55-8 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
118-55-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
219822 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
393969 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
393969 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
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22 February 2017