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Oxalic acid

98%

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Synonym(s):
Ethanedioic acid
Linear Formula:
HO2CCO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
90.03
Beilstein:
385686
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

vapor density

4.4 (vs air)

vapor pressure

<0.01 mmHg ( 20 °C)

Assay

98%

form

powder or crystals

mp

189.5 °C (dec.) (lit.)

solubility

water: soluble 108 g/L at 25 °C

density

1.65 g/cm3 at 18.5 °C

SMILES string

OC(=O)C(O)=O

InChI

1S/C2H2O4/c3-1(4)2(5)6/h(H,3,4)(H,5,6)

InChI key

MUBZPKHOEPUJKR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Gene Information

human ... SRC(6714)

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Oxalic acid

vapor pressure

<0.01 mmHg ( 20 °C)

vapor pressure

<0.01 mmHg ( 20 °C)

vapor pressure

<0.01 mmHg ( 20 °C)

vapor pressure

<1 Pa ( 25 °C)

assay

98%

assay

≥99%

assay

≥99.0% (RT)

assay

≥99% (manganometric)

form

powder or crystals

form

powder or crystals

form

crystals

form

solid

mp

189.5 °C (dec.) (lit.)

mp

189.5 °C (dec.) (lit.)

mp

189.5 °C (dec.) (lit.)

mp

189 °C (decomposition)

solubility

water: soluble 108 g/L at 25 °C

solubility

water: soluble ~108 g/L at 25 °C

solubility

-

solubility

108 g/L

General description

Oxalic acid is a dicarboxylic acid used in dehydration, elimination, protection, deprotection, condensation, and decarboxylation reactions.

Oxalic acid is present as a potential impurity in some active pharmaceutical ingredients.

Application

Oxalic acid was used in determination of oxamic acid, oxalic acid, and oxamide in hydrophobic drug substance matrix by ion-exclusion chromatography. It was used in the synthesis of three-dimensionally ordered macroporous metal oxides or carbonates via templating with polystyrene spheres. It was employed as supporting electrolyte during electrochemical synthesis of polyaniline-polypyrrole composite coatings.

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Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Dermal - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Dam. 1

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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