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Acetyl Chloride
Product name
Acetyl Chloride
Product name
Acetyl Chloride
  Alias
Acetic acid chloride; Acetic chloride; Ethanoyl chloride; ethanoyl chloride; Phosphor-free cetyl Chloride
CAS RN
75-36-5
EINECS No.
200-865-6
Molecular formula
C2H3CIO
Molecular weight
78.5
Structural formula
Assay
≥98%
Physical properties
Properties Colorless transparent fuming liquid, with irritant odor.
Melting point -112℃ 
Boiling point 50.9℃ 
Relative density 1.1051 
Refractive index 1.3890 
Flash point 4℃ 
Solubility Soluble in diethyl ether, acetic acid, and benzene
Functions and uses
The product functions as raw material for organic synthesis. It can be used in producing pesticides, medicines, new-model electroplating complexing agents, catalysts for chlorination of carboxylic acid, acetylation reagents, and intermediates for fine organic synthesis.