Oxalic acid 2917110000
Oxalic acid - is a colorless monoclinic hygroscopic crystals, readily soluble in water.
Limited - in ethyl alcohol and diethyl ether, insoluble in chloroform, petroleum ether and benzene. Oxalic acid is a dibasic saturated carboxylic acid. Belongs to strong organic acids.
Possesses all chemical properties characteristic of carboxylic acids. Oxalic acid salts and esters are called oxalates. Oxalic acid forms acidic and medium esters, amides, acid chloride. It is naturally found in sorrel, rhubarb and some other plants in free form and in the form of potassium and calcium oxalates.
It is used in the chemical industry (organic synthesis, in the production of plastics, ink, in the synthesis of dyes,