These substances impart more odor to the soap and really have more disinfecting powers than phenol when incorporated with soap.
That's what my inventor smelled; there never was any phenol in the test tube.
When phenol is oxidized in acid solution by chlorine, tetrachlorquinone is obtained, a compound also obtainable from hydroquinone.
Among these aromatic substances are indol, phenol, and skatol.
The claim that Ziratol is ten times more efficient than carbolic acid (phenol) is evidently based on this report.
It is difficult to see how phenol could possibly have such action.
No mold ever appeared, even though no phenol or other chemical was added.
Iocamfen is a liquid composed of iodine, camphor and phenol.
phenol is obtained from coal-tar, or made synthetically from benzene.
From Fig. 22 it is easy to predict the effect of bringing together water and phenol in any given quantities at any temperature.
phenol phe·nol (fē'nôl', -nōl')
A caustic, poisonous, white crystalline compound derived from benzene and used in pharmaceuticals and in dilute form as an antiseptic. Also called carbolic acid, phenic acid.
Any of a class of aromatic organic compounds having at least one hydroxyl group attached directly to the benzene ring.