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Procurement Resource provides prices of Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl for several regions around the globe, which are as follows:

  • North America
  • South America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East
  • Africa

About Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl:

Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl appears as white to yellow coloured crystals. Its molecular weight is about 251.1 g/mol. It is also known as 4,4'-Bis(chloromethyl)-1,1'-Biphenyl. It acts as a crucial intermediate for synthesising diphenyl phenylacetylene fluorescent whitening agent. It is also used as a reagent in the synthesis of new double quaternary ammonium salts containing a biphenyl moiety, having antimicrobial and antifungal activity.

Chemical Formula of Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl

  • C14H14Cl2    


  • 1667-10-3
  • 4,4'-Bis(chloromethyl)biphenyl
  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, 4,4'-bis(chloromethyl)-
  • 4,4-Bis(chloromethyl)-1,1-biphenyl 

Molecular Weight

  • 251.1 g/mol

Industrial Uses

  • Chemical intermediate
  • Chemical synthesis
  • Raw material
  • Manufacturing 4,4’-dihydroxy methyl diphenyl

Production Processes

  • Production of Bis (Chloromethyl) Biphenyl via chloromethylation reaction.

This chemical compound is produced in 2 major steps. The first step is the chloromethylation reaction while the second step is the refining of the obtained product. While doing so Biphenyl is often used as a raw material.

Supplier Database

  • BioCrick BioTech
  • Schultz Canada Chemicals Ltd.
  • Toronto Research Chemicals

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