Methyl chloroacetate

Methyl chloroacetate is an organic compound with the chemical formula C3H5ClO2. It is a colorless and transparent liquid, slightly soluble in water but miscible with ethanol, ether, acetone, and benzene. It is mainly used as an intermediate for organic synthesis and also as a solvent.

Detailed information:

  • Common name: Methyl chloroacetate
  • CAS No.: 96-34-4
  • Molecular formula: C3H5ClO2
  • Molecular weight: 108.52
  • State: Liquid
  • Packing: 250 kg/plastic drum
  • Application: Used for the production of organophosphorus insecticides such as malathion, chemical synthesis of cod liver oil (vitamin AD), vitamin B6, and sulfonamide drugs like sulfadimethoxine. It can also be used as a raw material for solvents, adhesives, and surfactant products.
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