phenylmercuric propionate

phenylmercuric propionate

[¦fen·əl·mər′kyu̇r·ik ′prō·pē·ə‚nāt]
(organic chemistry)
C9H10O2Hg A white, waxlike powder with a melting point of 65-70°C; used in paints as a fungicide and bactericide.
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Metasol 57, a specially prepared form of phenylmercuric propionate, catalyzes urethane elastomers and foams.
Metasol 57 is a specially prepared form of phenylmercuric propionate designed to catalyze urethane elastomers and foams.