Chloroacetic Acid


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CAS 79-11-8 - Chloroacetic Acid

Analyte:  Chloroacetic Acid

Alternate Name:  Chloroethanoic Acid

Abbreviation:  CACETICACID

CAS Number or ID:  79-11-8

Department:  Organics

EC Number (EINECS):  79-11-8

Synonyms:  «alpha»-Chloroacetic acid;Chloroacetic acid;Chloroethanoic acid;Monochloroethanoic acid;CH2ClCOOH;Chloracetic acid;Monochloracetic acid;Monochloroacetic acid;Chloroacetic;Acide chloracetique;Acidomonocloroacetico;Monochloorazijnzuur;Monochloracetic acidacide monochloracetique;Monochloressigsaeure;MCA;Acide monochloracetique;Kyselina chloroctova;NCI-C60231;UN 1750;UN 1751

Chemical Formula:  C2H3ClO2

Apearance:  colourless or white crystals

Melting Point:  63 C

Boiling Point:  189 C

Vapor Density:  3.3 (air = 1)

Flash Point:  126 C

Water Solubility:  complete in all prop

Stability:  Stable. Deliquescent. Incompatible with strong bases, alkalies, most common metals, strong oxidizing agents.Analytical testing dots

Laboratory tests that may be available by ALS - Columbia for Chloroacetic Acid (CAS # 79-11-8):

EPA MethodTest NameMatrixMRLInstrument
EPA 552.2Haloacetic Acids (GC)Drinking Water2 GC

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