Benzophenone-3 Appearance

Oxybenzone Quick Details

Chemical Name: Benzophenone-3
CAS No.:131-57-7
Molecular Fomula: C14H12O3
Chemical Structure:Oxybenzone Structure
Molecular weight: 228.24
Appearance:Light yellow green crystal powder

Oxybenzone Typical Properties

Items Standard
Appearance Light yellow green crystal powder
Melting point 62.0-65.0℃
Purity ≥99.0%
UV absorption coefficient (1%, 1cm)E288 ≥630
UV absorption coefficient (1%, 1cm)E325 ≥410
Loss on drying ≤0.2%
Gardner color ≤4.0
Residue on ignition ≤ 0.1 %
Heavy metal ≤5 ppm


Use of Oxybenzone

US FDA approved Class I sunscreens

Oxybenzone Packaging and Shipping

25 kg cardboard drums/cardboard boxes; 20 kg cartons

 Benzophenone-3 packaging

Oxybenzone Storage 

Sealed, dark