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Alfa Aesar™ Chloroacetic acid, 99%

Brand:  Alfa Aesar™ A11482.0B

UNSPSC : 12352101

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 79-11-8 Weight : 1.00000kg Transport : UN number : 1751 Chem class : 1a Pack group : II

Quantity 1000g

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Product Code. 11490373

  • £25.44 / 1000g


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 07-08-2017
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Chloroacetic acid is used in the production of pharmaceuticals, dyes, detergents, synthetic caffeine, glycine and thioglycolic acid, which acts as a stabilizer in PVC. It acts as a precursor to glyphosate and adrenaline. It also serves as a preservative and bacteriostat. Further, it is used as surface active agents and photosensitive chemicals. It is also used in the O-alkylation of salicylaldehyde and an active component in cosmetics. In addition, it is involved in the preparation of thickening agent carboxymethyl cellulose and carboxymethyl starch.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol, acetone, diethyl ether, benzene, chloroform and ethanol.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and strong reducing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Chloroacetic acid
C2H3ClO2
94.5
UN1751
14,2112
79-11-8
ClCH2CO2H
MFCD00002683
605438
Monochloroacetic acid

Specifications

Chloroacetic acid
Pungent
60° to 63°C
<1.0
99%
ClCH2CO2H
MFCD00002683
605438
Monochloroacetic acid
126°C (258°F)
189°C
1000g
79-11-8
C2H3ClO2
94.5
UN1751
14,2112
Soluble in water, alcohols, benzene, chloroform, ether
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