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Substance Name: 2-Hydroxybutyric acid
RN: 600-15-7
UNII: O0ADR0I4H5
InChIKey: AFENDNXGAFYKQO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H8-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 104.104
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Hydroxybutyric acid

Synonyms

  • EINECS 209-985-3
  • UNII-O0ADR0I4H5

Systematic Name

  • (1)-2-Hydroxybutyric acid

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 600-15-7

FDA UNII

  • O0ADR0I4H5

System Generated Number

  • 0000600157

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H8O3/c1-2-3(5)4(6)7/h3,5H,2H2,1H3,(H,6,7)

InChIKey

AFENDNXGAFYKQO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

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

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 44.2 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -0.160 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 8.24E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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