Acryloyl Chloride Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Acryloyl Chloride Properties

Acryloyl Chloride

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Acryloyl chloride is a flammable liquid with an acrid smell. It belongs to the acid chlorides group of compounds and is therefore a derivative of acrylic acid. Acryloyl chloride is most commonly employed in organic synthesis for the introduction of acrylic moieties into other compounds and it is also used extensively in the preparation of acrylate monomers and polymers.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear liquid
Boiling Point 75.0 °C
CAS Number 814-68-6
Density 1.119 g/ml
EINECS Number 212-399-0
HS Code 29161980
IUPAC Name 2-Propenoyl Chloride
InChI 1S/C3H3ClO/c1-2-3(4)5/h2H,1H2
Molar Mass 90.51 g/mol
Molecular Formula C3H3ClO
RTECS Number AT7350000
Refractive n20/D 1.435
Synonyms Acrylyl Chloride;Acryloyl Chloride;Acrylic Acid Chloride;2-Propenoyl Chloride;Chlorid Kyseliny Akrylove;Propenoyl Chloride