Dichloroacetic acid - CAS # 79-43-6

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CAS 79-43-6 - Dichloroacetic Acid

Chemical Name:  Dichloroacetic acid

Chemical Formula:  C2H2Cl2O2

CAS Number:  79-43-6

EC Number (EINECS):  201-207-0

Synonyms:  Dichloracetic acid;Dichlorethanoic acid;Dichloroacetic acid;Dichloroethanoic acid;Urner's liquid;2,2-Dichloroacetic acid;Bichloracetic acid;DCA;Kyselina dichloroctova;UN 1764

Use:  Synthetic reagent, fungicide

Appearance:  colourless liquid with a pungent odour

Melting Point:  9.7 C

Boiling Point:  194 C

Vapor Density:  4.4 (air = 1)

Water Solubility:  > 10g/100ml at 15 C

Stability:  Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases, strong reducing agents. Reacts with water. Protect from moisture. Hygroscopic.

Molecular Weight:  128.9415

Alternate Names:  Dichloroacetic Acid | DCACETICACID

Department:  Organics

Related Hazardous Material Name:  Dichloroacetic acid

Emergency Response Guide Number:  153

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Related Analytes (Dichloroacetic acid):
4-chlorobenzenesulfinic acid    p-anisic acid    Terephthalic acid    Pentadecanoic acid    Hydrobromic acid    Boric acid    2-formylbenzenesulfonic acid sodium salt    4-Aminoazobenzene-3,4'-disulfonic acid    Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid tetrasodium salt hydrate    Phenylacetic acid   

The chemical "Dichloroacetic acid" is listed on California's Proposition 65 list: 79-43-6   

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