Mandelic acid
CAS 90-64-2

Chemical structure of Mandelic acid
  • Molecular Formula: C8H8O3
  • Molecular Weight: 152.15 g/mol
Identifiers for Mandelic acid
  • Cas Number: 90-64-2
  • EINECS Number: 202-007-6
  • MDL Number: MFCD00064250
  • InChIKey: IWYDHOAUDWTVEP-KZFATGLACD
  • Smiles: OC(C(O)=O)C1=CC=CC=C1
Synthesis and properties of Mandelic acid
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for Mandelic acid: Organic Syntheses, Coll. Vol. 3, p. 538, 1955
The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 33, p. 2565, 1968
Synthetic Communications, 18, p. 2141, 1988
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
Mandelic acid
90-64-2
Amygdalic acid
2-hydroxy-2-phenylacetic acid
2-hydroxy-2-phenyl-acetic acid
2-hydroxy-2-phenylessigsäure
acide 2-hydroxy-2-phénylacétique
2-ヒドロキシ-2-フェニル酢酸
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of Mandelic acid: 118-122 ºC
Boiling Point of Mandelic acid: n/a
Density of Mandelic acid: 1.30 g/mL
Refractive Index of Mandelic acid: n/a
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