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DIMETHYLACETIC ACID [1 record]

Record 1 2013-08-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Chemical Elements and Compounds
Universal entry(ies)
C4H8O2
formula, see observation
(CH3)2CHCOOH
formula, see observation
79-31-2
CAS number
DEF

A chemical compound having the formula C4H8O2 or (CH3)2CHCOOH which appears under the form of a combustible, colorless liquid, is soluble in water, alcohol and ether, and is used in the manufacture of esters for solvents, in flavors and perfume bases, in deliming hides, as a disinfecting agent, a tanning agent and a varnish.

OBS

2-methylpropanoic acid: form recommended by the IUPAC (International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry).

OBS

alpha: This word must be replaced by the corresponding Greek letter or italicized.

OBS

Also known under the following commercial designation: UN 2529.

Key term(s)
  • a-methylpropionic acid

French

Domaine(s)
  • Éléments et composés chimiques
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
C4H8O2
formula, see observation
(CH3)2CHCOOH
formula, see observation
79-31-2
CAS number
OBS

acide 2-méthylpropanoïque : forme recommandée par l'UICPA (Union internationale de chimie pure et appliquée).

OBS

Formule chimique : C4H8O2 ou (CH3)2CHCOOH

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Elementos y compuestos químicos
Entrada(s) universal(es)
C4H8O2
formula, see observation
(CH3)2CHCOOH
formula, see observation
79-31-2
CAS number
OBS

Líquido incoloro, soluble en agua, alcohol y éter. Punto de inflamación, 77º C. Poco tóxico. Combustible.

OBS

Fórmula química : C4H8O2 o (CH3)2CHCOOH

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