Product description

Eastman™ Hydroquinone, Photographic Grade, is a white crystalline solid. HQ is used as a good general-purpose inhibitor, stabilizer, antioxidant, and intermediate. Hydroquinone is offered in both photographic and USP grades for use in many applications.


  • Agriculture intermediates
  • Case and carton closures
  • Dyes / pigments / paints
  • Flame retardants
  • Graphic arts
  • Herbicides - intermediate for other
  • Intermediates
  • Kitchen & bath
  • Methyl methyl acrylate (mma)
  • Molding & trim interior
  • Paints & coatings
  • Peek (polyether ether ketone)
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Photographic supplies
  • Polymer modification
  • Polymer processing
  • Process solvents
  • Resins
  • Rubber modification
  • Specialty chemicals
  • Water treatment industrial

Regulatory information and data sheets

Product availability

Check with local sales office to determine exact availability by country. Orders subjected to minimum order quantity.
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa
  • Latin America
  • North America

Authorized distributors

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