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 +//An antiseptic and disinfectant. It is active against a wide range of micro-organisms including some fungi and viruses, but is only slowly effective against spores. It has been used to disinfect skin and to relieve itching. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia,​ 30th ed, p801)//
 +^Phenol, Carbolic acid||
 +^Molecular Weight| ​ 94.1112g/​mol ​ |
 +^Molecular Formula| <​chem>​C6H6O</​chem>​ |
 +^b.p.|182 °C|
 +^m.p.|43 °C (solid at r.t.)|
 +^d|1.06 g/cm³|
 +^Safety|:​!:​[[http://​​documents/​icsc/​icsc/​eics0070.htm|Avoid all contact]]|