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  • All four mono-hydroxyxanthones are known, and are prepared by heating salicylic acid with either resorcin, pyrocatechin or hydroquinone; they are yellow crystalline solids, which act as dyestuffs.
  • Orthophenylene diamine, C 6 H 4 (NH2)2, crystallizes from water in plates, which melt at 102 -103° C. and boil at 256-258° C. When heated with io% hydrochloric acid to 180° C. it yields pyrocatechin (Jacob Meyer, Ber., 1897, 30, p. 2569).
  • Jour., 1901, 26, p. to) attempted to prepare this compound by the action of iodine on the lead salt of pyrocatechin suspended in chloroform.
  • Vorlander); when fused with caustic potash, resorcin yields phloroglucin, pyrocatechin and diresorcin.
  • PYROCATECHIN, or Pyrocatechol, ortho-dioxybenzene, C 6 H 4 (OH) 2, first prepared in 1839 by H.
 

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