Formic Anhydride Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Formic Anhydride Properties

Formic Anhydride

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Formic anhydride is a liquid that can be produced by reacting formic acid with N,N?-dicyclohexylcarbodiimide.It can be detected in the gas phase reaction of ozone with ethylene.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colorless Gas
Boiling Point 24 °C
CAS Number 1558-67-4
ChEBI 36657
Density 1.18 g/cm3
IUPAC Name Formyl Oxymethanone
InChI 1S/C2H2O3/c3-1-5-2-4/h1-2H
Molar Mass 74.04 g/mol
Molecular Formula C2H2O3
Refractive 1.349 n/D
Synonyms Methanoic Anhydride 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