Acrylic AcidAcrylic Acid (C3H4O2) is a colorless liquid, corrosive, polymerizable, generally shipped with an inhibitor such as hydroquinone to prevent polymerization. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Acrylic Acid. Please review our fire rated products: SUPERLoc, FIRELoc, Fire-rated
Acrylic Acid Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Polymerizable.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Use a compliant flammables storage building.
- Compatible Details: Oxidizers, amines, alkalis, ammonium hydroxide, chloro-sulfonic acid, oleum, ethylene diamine, ethyleneimine, 2-aminoethanol
- Description: Acrylic acid is an organic compound with the formula CH2=CHCO2H. It is the simplest unsaturated carboxylic acid, consisting of a vinyl group connected directly to a carboxylic acid terminus.
- Classification: CLASS 8
- Brand Name: n/a
Acrylic Acid Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C3H4O2||1.05 g/cm³||285.8°F (141°C)||Prop-2-enoic acid||72.06 g/mol_1||Cold water & slightly soluble in acetone||14°C (57.2°F)|