Chloroacetic acid

Short Description:

● Chloroacetic acid, also known as monochloroacetic acid, is an organic compound. It is an important organic chemical raw material.
● Appearance: White crystalline powder
● Chemical formula: ClCH2COOH
● CAS Number: 79-11-8
● Solubility: Soluble in water, Ethanol, Ether, Chloroform, Carbon disulfide



Product Detail

Product Tags

Technical indicators

Product Name Monochloroacetic acid/MCA Molecular formula C2H3ClO2
The Other Name Chloroacetic acid/Carboxymethyl chloride Molecular weight 94.5
CAS No 1979/11/8 UN No 1751
EINECS No 201-178-4 Purity 99%min
Appearance Colorless flake Colorless flake
Monochloroacetic acid,% ≥ 99 99.38
Dichloroacetic acid,% ≤ 0.5 0.45
Method of Assay: Liquid Chromatography analysis

Product Use Description

The main purpose:
1. Determination of zinc, calcium, silicon and titanium.
2. Synthetic caffeine, epinephrine, aminoacetic acid, naphthalene acetic acid. Manufacture of various dyes.
3. Rust remover.
4. It is used in the preparation of pesticides and as intermediates in organic synthesis.
5. Used as an acidulant for starch adhesives.
6. It is an intermediate for dyes, medicines, pesticides, synthetic resins and other organic synthetic materials.
7. It is used in the production of indigo dyes in the dye industry.
8. Chloroacetic acid is also an important carboxymethylating agent, used to prepare sodium carboxymethyl cellulose, ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid, etc., and also used as a non-ferrous metal flotation agent and a chromatographic analysis reagent, etc.

Storage method

Chloroacetic acid is packed in polypropylene woven bags lined with double-layer plastic bags. During transportation, it should be protected from direct sunlight, moisture and damaged packaging. It should be stored in a cool, ventilated and dry place, away from fire and heat sources, and should be stored separately from oxides, alkalis, flammables and other items. The shelf life at room temperature is one year, and it is not suitable for long-term storage under high temperature in summer.

Product packing

Small Package
1000kgs packaging
Packages Quantity
25kgs bag 21MT
1000kgs bag 20MT


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