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Sodium formate

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Sodium formate

Molecular formula: CHNaO2 CAS# 141-53-7
Categories: Organic salt
Names
English:
E237
EINECS:205-488-0
Formic acid sodium salt
Formic acid, sodium salt
Salachlor
Sodium formate [Wiki]
sodium;formate(IUPAC)
Русский:
Формиат натрия [Wiki]
натрий муравьинокислый
German:
Natriumformiat(IUPAC) [Wiki]
Natriummethanoat
العربية:
فورمات الصوديوم [Wiki]
فورمات صوديوم
Español:
Formiato de sodio [Wiki]
Metanoato de sodio
French:
Formiate de sodium(IUPAC)
Italiano:
Formiato di sodio [Wiki]
日本語:
ギ酸ナトリウム [Wiki]
Português:
Formato de sódio [Wiki]
Sal de sódio do ácido fórmico
formiato de sódio
metanoato de sódio
中文:
甲酸钠 [Wiki]
蚁酸钠

Variants of the formula:

HCOONa
H`|`\O\/O^-$L(1.3)\hNa^+
H/`|O|\O^-_(x1,N0)Na^+
O||\O^-/0Na^+
Elemental composition
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Symbol Element Atomic weight Number of atoms Mass percent

Reactions in which Sodium formate is involved

  • CO + {M}OH -> HCOO{M} , where M = Na K Rb
  • CHCl3 + 4NaOH → HCOONa + 3NaCl + 2H2O
  • 2HCOOH + Na2CO3 -> 2HCOONa + CO2"|^" + H2O
  • C2HCl3(OH)2 + NaOH → CHCl3 + HCOONa + H2O
  • CO + NaOH → HCOONa