Glyoxylic acid

The aqueous solution is a colorless transparent liquid. Slightly soluble in ethanol, ether and benzene.


More About Glyoxylic acid:

CAS No.: 298-12-4

EINECS number: 206-058-5

Molecular formula: C2H2O3

Molecular weight: 74.04




Inspection itemsRequired indicator
Appearance Transparent liquid
fresh point(℃)111°C


Use Of Glyoxylic acid:

Glyoxylic acid is the simplest keto acid (uronic acid), which combines the properties of acid and aldehyde, and is used as an intermediate in varnish raw materials, perfumes, pharmaceuticals, dyes, plastics and household chemicals. It can be used to produce oral penicillin vanillin, ethyl vanillin and allantoin (see 01320). Allantoin is an anti-ulcer drug, and is also an intermediate for some pharmaceutical products and daily chemicals. It can be processed into a micro-efficient liquid fertilizer.


Package Of Glyoxylic acid:


Storage:The warehouse is ventilated and dried at low temperature; it is stored separately from oxidants and food additives.