| Preferred IUPAC name |
3D model (JSmol)
CompTox Dashboard (EPA)
|Molar mass||430.544 g·mol−1|
|Melting point||248 to 252 °C (478 to 486 °F; 521 to 525 K) (decomposes)|
|H341, H350, H361|
|P201, P202, P210, P233, P240, P241, P242, P243, P280, P281, P303+P361+P353, P308+P313, P370+P378, P403+P235, P405, P501|
|NFPA 704 (fire diamond)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Thymolphthalein is a phthalein dye used as an acid–base (pH) indicator. Its transition range is around pH 9.3–10.5. Below this pH, it is colorless; above, it is blue. The molar extinction coefficient for the blue thymolphthalein dianion is 38,000 M−1 cm−1 at 595 nm.
|below pH 9.3||above pH 10.5|
Thymolphthalein is also known to have use as a laxativeand for disappearing ink.
Thymolphthalein can be synthesized from thymol and phthalic anhydride.
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