IUPAC_name = Benzene-1,3,5-triol

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Phloroglucinol or benzene-1,3,5-triol is a process chemical widely used in the industrial synthesis of pharmaceuticals and high-energy chemicals (explosives). It is also used as a treatment for gastrointestinal disorders.


It is synthesized on the very large scale using the following process:Fact|date=April 2007

Recently, several engineered biosyntheses for this product has been reported, although their yields are very low.

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