Phenylacetone, is an organic compound. Similarly it is a clear oil with a refractive index of 1.5168.
This substance is used in the manufacture of methamphetamine and amphetamine as a starting material or intermediate, where it is commonly known as P2P.
There are many methods in the scientific literature to prepare phenylacetone, and due to its status as a controlled substance, there is crossover into popular literature such as works by Uncle Fester and Alexander Shulgin. BMK Oil For Sale.
So, large amounts of data are available on the Internet relating to the preparation of phenylacetone. A conceptually simple example of phenylacetone organic synthesis is the Friedel-Crafts alkylation of benzene with chloroacetone.