chloroacetic acid

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chloroacetic acid

(ˌklɔːrəʊəˈsiːtɪk) or

chloracetic acid

n
1. (Elements & Compounds) a colourless crystalline soluble strong acid prepared by chlorinating acetic acid and used as an intermediate in the manufacture of many chemicals; monochloracetic acid. Formula: CH2ClCOOH
2. (Elements & Compounds) either of two related compounds: dichloracetic acid, CHCl2COOH, or trichloracetic acid CCl3COOH
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Nouryon is also partnering with chemicals manufacturing company Atul, a part of Lalbhai Group, on a new monochloroacetic acid plant in Gujarat, to be completed later this year.
One mol compounds (monochloroacetic acid, 2,4-dichlorophenocyacetic acid, 2,4,5-trichlorophocyacetic acid, nicotine acid, monochloracetic acid and alpha-naphthyl acetic acid) was placed in a 50 mL round-bottomed flask equipped with a Teflon-coated magnetic stirring bar and a reflux condenser.
The company is also investing in a monochloroacetic acid project in a joint arrangement with Atul in Gujarat, due to start production in 2019.
Preparation and characterization of Pd/Fe bimetallic nanoparticles immobilized in PVDF-[Al.sub.2][O.sub.3] membrane for dechlorination of monochloroacetic acid, Journal of Membrane Science 372(1-2): 165-171.
Monochloroacetic acid (MCA) (sodium salt, purity [greater than or equal to] 98%, M = 116.48 g/mol) was purchased from Aladdin.
Cahours chemically synthesized glycine from monochloroacetic acid and ammonia and established the structure of glycine [2].
Key words: Binary vector, dehD gene, Herbicide resistant, Monochloroacetic acid, Tobacco.
CABB, a top supplier of custom synthesised active ingredients and intermediates, as well as monochloroacetic acid (MCA) for the agrochemical and other end markets and applications such as pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, flavors, fragrances, vitamins and surfactants, was created in 2003 through the reorganisation of the acetyls operations of Swiss Clariant AG (VTX:CLN).
Traditionally, the solubility of the fibrin clot in concentrated urea, acetic acid, or monochloroacetic acid solution has been used to screen for FXIII deficiency.
Monochloroacetic acid, sodium hydroxide, sodium carbonate, silver nitrate, hydrochloric acid, acetic acid, ethanol, and isopropanol were laboratory grade chemicals.
A mixture of 1 (0.001 mol) and monochloroacetic acid (0.002 mol) in ethanolic NaOH (5%, 50 mL) was warmed for 30 min and then cooled and poured onto ice-cold dil.
Elf Aquitaine (Elf) has been released from a fine imposed by the European Commission for participation in a cartel on the monochloroacetic acid market.