Maleic acid
CAS 110-16-7

Chemical structure of Maleic acid
  • Molecular Formula: C4H4O4
  • Molecular Weight: 116.073 g/mol
Identifiers for Maleic acid
  • Cas Number: 110-16-7
  • EINECS Number: 203-742-5
  • MDL Number: MFCD00002700
  • InChIKey: VZCYOOQTPOCHFL-KHGLRPAFDO
  • Smiles: OC(=O)\C=C\C(O)=O
Synthesis and properties of Maleic acid
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for Maleic acid: Journal of the American Chemical Society, 86, p. 4603, 1964 DOI: 10.1021/ja01075a017
The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 60, p. 6676, 1995 DOI: 10.1021/jo00126a013
Organic Syntheses, Coll. Vol. 2, p. 302, 1943
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
Maleic acid
110-16-7
but-2-enedioic acid
(2E)-2-butenedioic acid
(E)-but-2-endisäure
acide (E)-but-2-ènedioic
(E)-ブタ-2-エネ二酸
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of Maleic acid: 134-138 ºC
Boiling Point of Maleic acid: 135 ºC
Density of Maleic acid: 1.59 g/mL
Refractive Index of Maleic acid: n/a
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