2,4-Di- tert- butylphenol is an aromatic compound . It is a derivative of phenol with two tert-butyl groups.
2,4-Di- tert- butylphenol is a flammable, difficult to ignite, crystalline, white to yellowish solid with a phenol-like odor, which is practically insoluble in water.
- It is used in research (for example to study the alkylation reaction with cinnamyl alcohol)
- As an intermediate in the production of other chemical compounds