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Valeric acid

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Valeric acid

Molecular formula: C5H10O2 CAS# 109-52-4
Categories: Carboxylic acid
Names
English:
1-Butanecarboxylic acid
Acide valerique
Butane-1-carboxylic acid
Butanecarboxylic acid
NSC 406833
Pentanoic acid(IUPAC)(CAS)
Propylacetic acid
UN 3265
VALERIANIC ACID, C5
Valerianic acid
Valeric acid [Wiki]
acido valerico
n-Pentanoic acid
n-Valeric acid
pentoic acid
Русский:
Валериановая кислота [Wiki]
н-пентановая кислота
пентановая кислота(IUPAC)
German:
Baldriansäure
Butylcarbonsäure
Pentansäure
Valeriansäure(IUPAC) [Wiki]
Ελληνικά:
Βαλερικό οξύ
Πεντανικό οξύ(IUPAC) [Wiki]
Español:
Ácido butano-1-carboxílico
Ácido pentanoico(IUPAC)
Ácido valeriánico
Ácido valérico [Wiki]
French:
Acide pentanoïque(IUPAC) [Wiki]
acide méthyléthylacétique
acide valérique(IUPAC)
Italiano:
Acido valerico [Wiki]
acido butancarbossilico
acido pentanoico(IUPAC)
acido propilacetico
acido valerianico
日本語:
ペンタン酸(IUPAC)
吉草酸 [Wiki]
中文:
戊酸 [Wiki]
Português:
Ácido butano-1-carboxílico
Ácido pentanóico(IUPAC)
Ácido valérico [Wiki]
ácido valeriânico

Variants of the formula:

C4H9COOH
CH3-CH2-CH2-CH2-COOH
\/\/`|O|\OH
HO/`|O|\/\/CH3
CH3(CH2)3COOH
H3C\/\/`|O|\OH
Related Compounds
Aldehyde: Pentanal
Anhydride: n-Valeric anhydride
Next homologue: Hexanoic acid
Previous homologue: Butyric acid
Elemental composition
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Reactions in which Valeric acid is involved

  • {R}/`|O|\OH + (CH3)2SO4 + NaOH -> {R}/`|O|\O/CH3 + Na(CH3)SO4 + H2O , where R = H3C H3C\ H3C/\ H3C\/\