Peroxyacetic acid - CAS # 79-21-0


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CAS 79-21-0 -

Chemical Name:  Peroxyacetic acid

Chemical Formula:  C2H4O3

CAS Number:  79-21-0

EC Number (EINECS):  201-186-8

Synonyms:  CH3C(O)OOH;Peracetic acid;Acetic peroxide;Acetyl hydroperoxide;Peroxacetic acid;Peroxyacetic acid;Acide peracetique;Desoxon 1;Estosteril;Hydroperoxide, acetyl;Kyselina peroxyoctova;Monoperacetic acid;NA 2131;Osbon ac;Peroxoacetic acid;Proxitane 4002;UN 2131;4,4'-Di(methoxy)-azobenzene;Oxymaster;PAA;Proxitane

Appearance:  colourless liquid with an acrid odour

Melting Point:  0.1 C

Boiling Point:  ca. 105 C (explod

Flash Point:  40.5 C

Water Solubility:  high

Stability:  Unstable - may explode on heating. May react violently with organic materials. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, acetic anhydride, alkenes, organics.

Molecular Weight:  76.0514

Related Hazardous Material Name:  Hydrogen peroxide and Peroxyacetic acid mixture, with acid(s), water and not more than 5% Peroxyacetic acid, stabilized

Emergency Response Guide Number:  140


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Related Analytes (Peroxyacetic 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   





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