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2-Chloroacetoacetic acid methyl ester

Product group

Carboxylic acid esters

Synonyms

2-Chloro-3-oxo-butanoic acid, methyl ester, Methyl-2-chloroacetoacetate

IUPAC name

2-Chloroacetoacetic acid methyl ester

Appearance

Yellow liquid

Applications

Intermediate for the synthesis of pharmaceuticals

Other properties:

Odour:pungent
Melting point:- 33 °C
Boiling point:137 (1013 mbar) °C
Flash point:72 °C
Density:1.236 g/cm³ (20 °C)

CABB abbreviation

CAM

Chemical Structure:

"2-Chloroacetoacetic acid methyl ester

Formula:

C5H7ClO3

CAS-No.:

4755-81-1

Molecular weight:

150.56 g/mol

UN No.:

2810

EINECS No.:

225-286-6

 

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