Analytical standard

Synonym:2-Hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone; 2-Hydroxynaphthoquinone; 2-hydroxynaphthalene-1,4-dione

  1.   CAS Number:83-72-7         Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):  C10H6O3        Molecular Weight174.155 gr/mol


Biochemical/physiological Actions:

Due to its chemical structure, Lawsone can create a stable resonance by electrons from free radicals.
Lawson is an active ingredient of Lawsonia inermis, which has some properties such as:
Control and reduction of inflammation in the wound – Antibacterial properties – Antifungal effect – Use in cosmetic products …  .


grade analytical standard
assay ≥95.0% (HPLC)
form powder
storage temp. 2°C to 8°C
color orange


Price list:

Lawsone 95% (1 gr) 19€ ( 2,070,000 IRR )