Structure2,3,5 Trimethylhydroquinone
CAS No. 700-13-0
EC No. 211-838-3

2,3,5 Trimethylhydroquinone

(2,3,5-Trimethylhydroquinone (TMHQ) is used in industrial and pharmaceutical applications.

Industrial applications

  • 2,3,5 Trimethylhydroquinone (TMHQ) in industrial applications can be used in the synthesis of dyes, pigments, antioxidants and polymerization inhibitors.

Pharmaceutical applications

  • For pharmaceutical applications 2,3,5 Trimethylhydroquinone (TMHQ)  is used in the synthesis of vitamin E (α-Tocopherol ) and APIs ( Sertindole, Troglitazone, Afloqualone, Cicletanine, Tocofersolan).

Shelf Life

Under proper storage conditions, the shelf life is 24 months.

Health & Safety

Detailed information on the product described can be found in our relevant Health and Safety Information (Material Safety Data Sheet).