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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It must be analyzed following substance groups: AOX, AOS, chloroacetic acid, complexing agent, glyphosate / AMPA, DEHP, X-ray contrast agents and pesticides.
In order to distinguish ionic crosslinks from covalent crosslinks, samples were swollen in the mixture of xylene and chloroacetic acid for five days to destroy ionic crosslinks, followed by swelling in xylene for two days, weighed, then vacuum dried and reweighed.
Acetic Acid is an organic chemical mainly used for the production of Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM), Purified Terephthalic Acid (PTA), acetic anhydride, acetic ester and chloroacetic acid.