Acetaldehyde

Formed by the oxidation of ethanol this is a colourless fruity smelling liquid that with further oxidation forms acetic acid.


Symbol
C2H4O

Also known as
Ethanal

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Atomic / Molecular Weight 44.05 gmol-1Clip
Density 778 kgm-3Clip
Melting Point 150.15 KClip
Boiling Point 293.55 KClip
Refractive index 1.3311 at 589.3nm 101.3kPa 0CClip
Heat of Combustion 1192 kJ mol-1Clip
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See also: Alcohol.

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Subjects: Chemistry