Alfa Aesar™ Chloroacetic acid, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11482.0B

CHLOROACETIC ACID, 99% 1000G

UNSPSC: 12352101

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 79-11-8 Weight: 0.01000kg



Product Code. 11490373

Quantity Price
1 £ 25.44 / 1000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 01-02-2017
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Description and Specification

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.