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Monochloroacetic acid

Molecular formula: CH2O2

International name: Monochloroacetic acid

Synonims: Chloroacetic acid

CAS Nr.: 79-11-8

Qualification: Import

Appearance: slightly colored crystals

Storage: Store in a dry, well-ventilated place.


As an important intermediate, monochloroacetic acid is used in the chemical industry for the production of the following products:

- Carboxymethylcellulose and starches;

- Phenoxyacetic acid;

- Thioglycolic acid;

- Cyanoacetic acid / barbituric acid;

- caffeine, betaine, vitamin B and pharmaceuticals;

- Glycine;

- Surfactants;

- Indigous dye;

- Herbicides

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