4,4-Azobis(4-Cyano Valeric Acid) Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

4,4-Azobis(4-Cyano Valeric Acid) Properties

4,4-Azobis(4-Cyano Valeric Acid)

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4,4-Azobis(4-Cyanovaleric Acid) is as an initiator of free radical reactions for the production of polymer (polyvinyl chloride, polyacrylonitrile, polyvinyl alcohol and synthetic fibers) and as a blowing agent for plastics and elastomers.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 503.6 °C
CAS Number 2638-94-0
Density 1.23 g/cm3
EINECS Number 220-135-0
IUPAC Name 4-[(E)-2-(3-Carboxy-1-Cyano-1-Methylpropyl)Diazen-1-Yl]-4-Cyano-4-Methylbutanoic Acid
Melting Point 118-125 °C
Molar Mass 280.28 g/mol
Molecular Formula C12H16N4O4
RTECS Number YV6190500
Solubility Soluble