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Substance Name: Ammonium formate
RN: 540-69-2
UNII: 3801F9644E
InChIKey: VZTDIZULWFCMLS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C-H2-O2.H3-N

Molecular Weight

  • 63.0555
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Ammonium formate

Synonyms

  • Ammonium formate
  • EINECS 208-753-9
  • Formic acid, ammonium salt
  • HSDB 479
  • Mravencan amonny
  • Mravencan amonny [Czech]
  • UNII-3801F9644E

Systematic Names

  • Ammonium formate
  • Formic acid, ammonium salt
  • Formic acid, ammonium salt (1:1)

Superlist Name

  • Ammonium formate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 540-69-2

FDA UNII

  • 3801F9644E

Other Registry Number

  • 2787-68-0

Related Registry Number

  • 64-18-6 (Parent)

System Generated Number

  • 0000540692

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C-H2-O2.H3-N

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C-H2-O2
  • COMPONENT
  • H3-N

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/CH2O2.H3N/c2-1-3;/h1H,(H,2,3);1H3

InChIKey

VZTDIZULWFCMLS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(=O)[O-].[NH4+]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intravenous 410mg/kg (410mg/kg)   Zeitschrift fuer Ernaehrungswissenschaft. Vol. 9, Pg. 332, 1969.
mouse LD50 oral 2250mg/kg (2250mg/kg)   Zeitschrift fuer Ernaehrungswissenschaft. Vol. 9, Pg. 332, 1969.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 116 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -3.340 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 0.0 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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