Ethyl Fumarate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Ethyl Fumarate Properties

Ethyl Fumarate

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Ethyl fumarate is used as preservative, polymer aggregation agent and food additive.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Almost White To Beige Cryatalline Powder
Boiling Point 261.6 °C
CAS Number 2459-05-4
Density 1.208 g/cm3
EINECS Number 219-544-7
IUPAC Name (E)-4-Ethoxy-4-oxobut-2-enoic acid
InChI 1/C6H8O4/c1-2-10-6(9)4-3-5(7)8/h3-4H,2H2,1H3,(H,7,8)/b4-3+
Main Hazards Irritant
Melting Point 66-68 °C
Molar Mass 144.1253g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H8O4
Refractive 1.469 n/D
Synonyms 2-Butenedioicacid (2e)-, Monoethyl Ester (9ci);Fumaric Acid, Ethyl Ester (6ci,7ci);Fumaric Acid, Monoethyl Ester (8ci);(E)-4-Ethoxy-4-Oxo-2-Butenoic Acid; Ethyl Hydrogen Fumarate;Monoethylfumarate;Monoethyl Trans-2-Butenedioate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X