Bromobenzene is an aryl halide, C6H5Br, which can be formed by electrophilic ambrosial barter of benzene application bromine. It is a clear, colourless or anemic chicken liquid. It is acrid in booze and diethyl ether, and actual hardly acrid in algid water. The appellation bromobenzenes may occasionally be acclimated to accredit to a benzene absolute any amount of bromine atoms, or with added substituents.
Bromobenzene is acclimated to acquaint a phenyl accumulation via palladium-catalyzed coupling reactions such as the Suzuki reaction.
Bromobenzene can be acclimated to adapt the agnate Grignard reagent, phenylmagnesium bromide. This can be used, e.g. in the acknowledgment with carbon dioxide to adapt benzoic acid.
Bromobenzene is acclimated as a forerunner in the accomplish of Phencyclidine.