1,4-Cyclohexanedione is used in the preparation of 1,4 benzoquinone and bromoorganics. It is also used to study the influence of visible light on the bromate-1,4-cyclohexanedione-ferroin oscillating reaction. It plays a vital role in pharmaceuticals, plant growth regulator and as a conducting material.
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