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Substance Name: Parasorbic acid
RN: 108-54-3
InChIKey: DYNKRGCMLGUEMN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Sole constituent of "Vogelbeerol" oil obtained by steam distillation of the acidified juice of the ripe berries of the mountain ash.

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H8-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 112.127
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Parasorbic acid

Synonyms

  • 5-Hydroxy-2-hexenoic acid lactone
  • NSC 24508

Systematic Name

  • 2H-Pyran-2-one, 5,6-dihydro-6-methyl- (8CI)(9CI)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 108-54-3

System Generated Number

  • 0000108543

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H8O2/c1-5-3-2-4-6(7)8-5/h2,4-5H,3H2,1H3

InChIKey

DYNKRGCMLGUEMN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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C1(O[C@@H](C)CC=C1)=O