Succinic anhydride CAS#108-30-5
Product Name: Succinic anhydride
Synonyms: dihydro-2,5-furandione, succinic anhydride
CAS number: 108-30-5
Molecular formula: C4H4O3
Molecular weight: 100.07
EINECS Number: 203-570-0
Appearance: white or off-white powder
Packing: 25KG/cardboard drum
Melting point: 119.6℃
Boiling point: 261℃
Density: 1.572 g/cm3
Chemical properties: soluble in ethanol, chloroform and carbon tetrachloride, slightly soluble in water and ether. It can be hydrolyzed to succinic acid with hot water.
Uses: used in the manufacture of medicines, plasticizers and adhesives, etc. It is a raw material for coatings, medicines, synthetic resins and dyes. It is used in medicine to produce vitamin A and sulfonamides. Pesticides can be used to produce fungicides, insecticides, and plant growth regulators. Succinic anhydride can also produce plasticizers.