2, 4 Dicloroacetophenone appears as colorless to yellow-brown solid and finds application in synthesis of chiral chlorohydrin. It has chemical formula C8H6Cl2O with molar mass of 189.04 g/mol. This compound has melting & boiling point range of 33-34 & 140-150 degrees Celsius respectively. It is also used for preparation of various reagents that are required in laboratories. 2, 4 Dicloroacetophenone is chloro aromatic ketone with high purity level.
2,4-Dichloroacetophenone (4-chlorophenacyl chloride) may be used in the synthesis of chiral chlorohydrin by asymmetric reduction. may be used as an alkylating agent in the Williamson reaction of 7-hydroxycoumarins to form substituted oxoethers.
2,4-Dichloroacetophenone is a substituted ±-chloro aromatic ketone.2 Its 35/37Cl WURST-QCPMG NMR spectra has been investigated.