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Propanoic acid

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Propanoic acid

Molecular formula: C3H6O2 CAS# 79-09-4
Categories: Carboxylic acid
Names
English:
E 280
Propanoic acid(IUPAC) [Wiki]
ethanecarboxylic acid
propionic acid
Русский:
Е280
Пропионовая кислота [Wiki]
метилуксусная кислота
пропановая кислота
German:
Ethancarbonsäure
Metacetonsäure
Propansäure
Propionsäure [Wiki]
Ελληνικά:
Προπανικό οξύ(IUPAC) [Wiki]
Προπιονικό οξύ
Español:
Ácido etanocarboxílico
Ácido propanoico(IUPAC) [Wiki]
ácido propiónico
French:
Acide méthylacétique
Acide propanoïque(IUPAC) [Wiki]
Acide propionique
Acide éthylformique
Italiano:
Acido propionico [Wiki]
acido etancarbossilico
acido propanoico(IUPAC)
日本語:
プロパン酸
プロピオン酸(IUPAC) [Wiki]
Latina:
Acidum propionicum [Wiki]
中文:
丙酸 [Wiki]

Variants of the formula:

C2H5-COOH
CH3CH2COOH
\/`|O|\OH
H-C-C-C<//O>\OH; H|#2|H; H|#3|H
HO-C<`||O>-CH2-CH3
H|C<_(A165,d+)H><_(A120,w+)H>\C<_(A60,d+)H><_(A120,w+)H>/C`|O|\OH
H3C\/`|O|\OH
H3C-CH2-COOH
H\O/`|O|\/
Elemental composition
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Reactions in which Propanoic acid is involved

  • {R}/`|O|\OH + HO/\CH3 -> {R}/`|O|\O/\CH3 + H2O , where R = H H3C H3C\ H3C/\
  • {R}/`|O|\H + 2[Ag(NH3)2]OH -> 2Ag"|v" + {R}/`|O|\OH + 4NH3 + H2O , where R = H H3C H3C\ HO\/<`|wOH>\<|dOH>/<`|dOH>\<|dOH>
  • {R}/`|O|\OH + Cl\S|O`|/Cl -> {R}/`|O|\Cl + SO2 + HCl , where R = H H3C H3C\
  • {R}-COOH + XeF2 -> {R}-F + CO2"|^" + Xe"|^" + HF , where R = H3C H3C-CH2 H3C-CH2-CH2
  • {R}/`|O|\OH + (CH3)2SO4 + NaOH -> {R}/`|O|\O/CH3 + Na(CH3)SO4 + H2O , where R = H3C H3C\ H3C/\ H3C\/\