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Glycolic acid

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Glycolic acid

Molecular formula: C2H4O3 CAS# 79-14-1
Categories: Hydroxy acids
Names
English:
2-Hydroxyacetic acid
2-Hydroxyethanoic acid
Acetic acid, hydroxy-
Caswell No. 470
Dicarbonous acid
Glycocide
Glycol acid
Glycolic acid [Wiki]
Glycollic acid
Hydroxyethanoic acid
a-Hydroxyacetic acid
glycolate
hydroxyacetic acid
Русский:
Гликолевая кислота [Wiki]
гидроксиуксусная кислота
гидроксиэтановая кислота
German:
Glycolsäure [Wiki]
Hydroxyessigsäure(IUPAC)
Ελληνικά:
Γλυκολικό οξύ
Υδροξυαιθανικό οξύ(IUPAC) [Wiki]
Υδροξυοξικό οξύ
Español:
hidroxiacético
Ácido glicólico [Wiki]
French:
Acide glycolique [Wiki]
Acide hydroxyacétique(IUPAC)
Acide hydroxyéthanoïque
Italiano:
AHA
Acido glicolico [Wiki]
acido idrossiacetico
日本語:
2-ヒドロキシエタン酸(IUPAC)
グリコール酸 [Wiki]
ヒドロキシ酢酸
中文:
α-羟基乙酸
乙醇酸 [Wiki]
甘醇酸
羟基乙酸
羟基醋酸

Variants of the formula:

HO/`|O|\/OH
HO-C<`||O>-CH2-OH
HOCH2–COOH
HO\-<//O>\OH
Elemental composition
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Symbol Element Atomic weight Number of atoms Mass percent

Reactions in which Glycolic acid is involved

  • `//`\`||/\\|_qN<_(y.5)H>_q_qq_q + HO\-<//O>\OH "250^oC"--> `/`\\`|//\||_qN<_(y.5)H>_q_qq<_q>_(a54)_p6<_pp6O>_q6OH + H2O