MCA molten

Product Line Monocholoroacetic acid

MCA (molten) is a clear liquid with characteristic odor. Monochloroacetic acid for use as an essential raw material for a variety of products, such as carboxymethyl cellulose, adhesives, pharmaceuticals and crop protection chemicals.

  • Brand

    Nouryon®
  • Chemical family

    MCA
  • CAS number

    79-11-8
  • Physical form

    Liquid
  • Regional availability

    Europe
  • Molecular Weight

    94.5
  • Chemical name

    Monochloroacetic acid
  • Molecular drawing

    MCA
  • Applications

    Main uses include production of: MCA esters, carboxymethyl cellulose, carboxymethyl starch, thioglycolic acid, crop protection chemicals (MCPA, 2,4-D, dimethoate, glyphosate), cyanoacetic acid (incl. esters), barbiturates, malonic acid (incl. esters and derivates), vitamins, sequestering agents (EDTA), glycine, dyes (indigo and derivates), chloroacetylchloride (CAC), surfactants

Market Segments

Agriculture

Functions

  • Chemical Intermediate
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Chemical intermediates

Functions

  • Chemical Intermediate
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Paints, coatings and inks

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