Monochloroacetic Acid (MCA)

Product : Monochloroacetic Acid

CAS Reg No : 79-11-8

Appearance : White Deliquescent Crystals

Specifications :

Item

1. Monochloroacetic Acid (NLT)

2. Dichloroatic Acid (NMT)

3. Acetic Acid (NMT)

4. Moisture (NMT)

5. Iron (NMT)

6. Heavy Metal (as Pb) (NMT)

Value

99.25%

00.50%

00.25%

00.50%

10 ppm

10 ppm

Testing Method

GC

GC

GC

Karl Fischer

AAS

AAS

UN No : 1751

IMCO Class : 6.1(8)

Uses : Monochloroacetic Acid is used as a versatile intermediate in the manufacturing of various Agrochemicals viz 2, 4-D, Glyphosate etc. It is widely used as a main raw material for various pharmaceuticals viz. Ibuprofen, Dichlofenac, etc. & in the manufacturing of Carboxy Methyl Cellulose (CMC) and Coco Amido Propyl Betain (CAPB).

Packing : 25/50 Kgs Net HDPE Bags with Liner inside. 500/1050 Kgs. PP FIBC Jumbo Bags.

Storage : Store in a close Ventilated & shaded area.

Precaution : Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

Applications

MCAA and SMCA is used directly or indirectly as an important intermediate to produce 

End Product

Carboxy Methyl Cellulose (CMC) Polyanionic Cellulose (PAC)

2,4-D (phenoxyacetic), Dimethoate, Glyphosate, 2-Methyl-4-Chlorophenoxy-acetic Acid (MCPA)

Thioglycolates

Carboxymethyl Starch, Cynoacetic acid (incl, Esters) Malonates

Betaines, Imidazolines, Ethercarboxlic Acids, EDTA

Chloro Acetyl Chloride (CAC), Glycine, Phenoxyacetic Acid

Cynoacetic Acid (Caffeine)

Uses

Thickening agent for food, oil, mining, personal care products, detergents, adhesives

Crop protection chemicals

Thermo Stabilizers for PVC, Hair care and other cosmetics

Adhesives

Surfactants, Sequestering agents

Pharmaceuticals

Food Products

Quality Assurance

Anugrah In-Org (P) Ltd has a state of the art facilities for Chemical and analytical testing. Control samples are maintained in closed containers. All shipments are comprehensively tested and inspected before dispatch.

Following Quality tests are performed on MCAA raw materials and finished product:

Acetic Acid Purity : Chemical Analysis & Freezing Point Methods As per International Standards Reported. Formic Acid & Acetaldehyde Also Tested As Per International Standards Reported.

Chlorine : Supplier Test Methods. Validated in Own Labs

MCAA Purity Test : Gas Chromatography (GC)

Set Point Test : Chemical Analysis

Moisture Estimation : Karl Fischer Test (KF)

Heavy Metal: Testing by Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry (AAS)