Methyl Chloroacetate

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Methyl chloroacetate is widely used in the chemical and biochemical fields as an extraction solvent. Methyl chloroacetate is known to induce DNA damage to rat sperm, and is also thought to be toxic to humans upon exposure. Methyl chloroacetate is also used as a reagent to synthesize Valdecoxib (V090000), a selective cyclooxygenase 2(COX-2) specific inhibitor that is used to treat postoperative pain.

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CAS number 96-34-4
Molecular Formula C3H5ClO2
Catalog Number RCLST069492
Chemical Name Methyl Chloroacetate
Boiling Pt No Data Available
Molecular Weight 108.52
Melting Pt N/A
Shipping Info *eh* Dangerous Goods
Storage Condition Room Temperature, under inert atmosphere
Stability No Data Available
Appearance Pale Blue Oil
Solubility Chloroform, Methanol
HS Commidity Code 2915.40.1000