Glyoxylic Acid Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Glyoxylic Acid Properties

Glyoxylic Acid

Cyclohexane Dimethanol Monoacrylate-Product_Structure
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Cyclohexane Dimethanol Monoacrylate-Molecule 3D Structure
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Glyoxylic acid is an organic compound. Together with acetic acid, glycolic acid, and oxalic acid, glyoxylic acid is one of the C2 carboxylic acids. It occurs naturally and is useful industrially.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Yellowish transparent liquid
Boiling Point 111 °C
CAS Number 298-12-4
ChEBI 16891
Density 1.33 g/ml
EINECS Number 206-058-5
IUPAC Name Oxoethanoic Acid
InChI 1S/C2H2O3/c3-1-2(4)5/h1H,(H,4,5)
Melting Point 80 °C
Molar Mass 74.04 g/mol
Molecular Formula C2H2O3
RTECS Number MD4550000
Refractive n20/D 1.414
Related Compounds Acetaldehyde;Glyoxal;Glycolaldehyde
Synonyms Formylformic Acid;Oxoethanoic Acid;Glyoxylic Acid;Oxoacetic Acid 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