GLYCOLIC ACID(Hydroxyacetic Acid)70%(liquid)/99%/99.5%(crystalline) New Products  8/4/2006

Glycolic acid is also named Hydroxyacetic acid,is the first member of the alpha hydroxy acid family of carboxylic acidsthe he formula for glycolic acid is HOCH2COOH, and the molecular weight is 76.05. The Chemical Abstracts name is "acetic acid, hydroxy-" and the CAS Registry Number is 79-14-1. Glycolic acid is very soluble in water, methanol, ethanol, acetone, acetic acid, and ethyl acetate. It is slightly soluble in ethyl ether, but only sparingly soluble in hydrocarbon solvents.
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