MCA 70% sol. in water

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MCA

MCA

This monochloroacetic acid solution is a clear colorless liquid with acidic pungent odor. It is used as an essential raw material for a variety of products, such as carboxymethyl cellulose, adhesives, pharmaceuticals and crop protection chemicals.

  • Product name

    MCA 70% sol. in water
  • Brand

    Nouryon
  • Chemical family

    MCA
  • CAS number

    79-11-8
  • Physical form

    Liquid
  • Regional availability

    Europe, North America
  • Chemical name

    Monochloroacetic acid
  • Molecular Weight

    94.5
  • ProductActualproduct

    70%
  • Applications

    Main uses include production of: MCA esters, carboxymethyl cellulose, carboxymethyl starch, thioglycolic acid, crop protection chemicals (MCPA, 2,4-D, dimethoate, glyphosate), cyanoacetic acid (incl. esters), barbiturates, malonic acid (incl. esters and derivates), vitamins, sequestering agents (EDTA), glycine, dyes (indigo and derivates), chloroacetylchloride (CAC), surfactants

Market Segments

Agrochemicals

Functions

  • Intermediate

Surfactants

Functions

  • Intermediate

Industry

Functions

  • Intermediate