Acetic acid, 2-mercapto-, methyl ester
Acetic acid, mercapto-, methyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C3H6SO2
Molecular Weight: 106.14
Solubility: soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 100mg/Kg;
rat intraperitoneal LD50: 252mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 84mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
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*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Mainly use as intermediates in organic synthesis.
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