benzenediols

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  • The simplest examples are the three benzenediols, each having two hydroxy groups on a benzene ring.
  • Benzenediols or dihydroxybenzenes are organic chemical compounds in which two hydroxyl groups are substituted onto a benzene ring.
  • The Dakin oxidation is most commonly used to synthesize benzenediols and alkoxyphenols.