Succindialdehyde Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Succindialdehyde Properties


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Succindialdehyde is an organic compound. Typical of other dialdehyde, succindialdehyde is highly reactive. Usually, it is handled as the hydrates or methanol-derived acetal. It is a precursor to tropinone. It is used as a crosslinking agent but is less widely used than the related dialdehyde glutardialdehyde.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colourless liquid
Boiling Point 58 °C
CAS Number 638-37-9
Density 1.064 g/cm3
EINECS Number 211-333-8
IUPAC Name Butanedial
InChI 1S/C4H6O2/c5-3-1-2-4-6/h3-4H,1-2H2
Molar Mass 86.09 g/mol
Molecular Formula C4H6O2
Synonyms 1,4-Butanedione;Succindialdehyde;Succinic Aldehyde