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Chloromethyl butyrate

Product group

Chloromethyl ethers and esters

Synonyms

Butanoic acid chloromethyl ester, Butyric acid chloromethyl ester, (Butyryloxy)methyl chloride, Chloromethyl butanoate

IUPAC name

Chloromethyl butyrate

Appearance

Colourless to slightly yellow liquid

Applications

Intermediate for the synthesis of pharmaceuticals

Other properties:

Odour:slightly pungent
Boiling point:150 (993 mbar) °C
Density:1.074 g/cm³ (20 ºC)

CABB abbreviation

CMBA

Chemical Structure:

"Chloromethyl butyrate

Formula:

C5H9ClO2

CAS-No.:

33657-49-7

Molecular weight:

136.58 g/mol

UN No.:

3272

 

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