Other Names: Ethanoic acid, Methanecarboxylic acid
CAS Number: 64-19-7
Chemical Formula: C₂H₄O₂
Average Molar Mass: Approximately 60.05 g/mol
Density: Approximately 1.05 g/cm³ (at 20°C)
Appearance: Colorless liquid
Odor: Pungent, vinegar-like odor
Storage and Handling Guidelines:
Store in a cool, well-ventilated area.
Keep away from incompatible substances.
Use appropriate containmentAcetic Acid is a colorless, corrosive, and highly versatile organic compound used in various industrial applications. With its strong antibacterial properties, it is commonly used as a disinfectant. Being a main component of vinegar, it is also used in the food industry for its sour flavor and preservative qualities.to avoid spills.
Keep containers tightly closed.
Store away from heat sources and open flames.
Applications and Uses:
Widely used in the food industry for vinegar production and as a flavoring agent.
Applied in the manufacturing of various chemicals, including plastics and pharmaceuticals.
Utilized in the textile industry for dyeing and finishing processes.
Plays a role in the production of solvents, adhesives, and cleaning solutions.
Used as a preservative and antimicrobial agent in certain products.
Employed in the agricultural industry for the preparation of certain pesticides and herbicides.
Corrosive. Handle with care.
Use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE).
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing.
In case of contact, rinse thoroughly with water and seek medical attention if necessary.
Follow established safety protocols and guidelines.
For technical inquiries and product information, please contact us at email@example.com
Disclaimer: The information provided on this page regarding chemical details is for general informational purposes only. We cannot guarantee its accuracy or suitability for specific purposes. Users are advised to independently verify information and adhere to safety precautions. We disclaim any liability for damages or injuries resulting from the use of this information. Users should consult experts and regulatory authorities for comprehensive guidance on chemical handling and safety.