Avobenzone vs. Benzene

Avobenzone vs. Benzene — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Avobenzone and Benzene

Avobenzonenoun

An oil-soluble ingredient, derived from dibenzoylmethane, used in sunscreen products to absorb ultraviolet light.

Benzenenoun

A colorless, flammable, toxic, liquid aromatic hydrocarbon, C6H6, derived from petroleum and used in or to manufacture a wide variety of chemical products, including DDT, detergents, insecticides, and motor fuels. Also called benzol.

Benzenenoun

(organic compound) An aromatic hydrocarbon of formula C6H6 whose structure consists of a ring of alternate single and double bonds.

Benzenenoun

Sometimes used in place of the phenyl group.

Benzenenoun

a colorless liquid hydrocarbon; highly inflammable; carcinogenic; the simplest of the aromatic compounds

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