Chemical Component Summary

NameETHANEPEROXOIC ACID
Identifiersethaneperoxoic acid
FormulaC2 H4 O3
Molecular Weight76.051
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESCC(=O)OO
InChIInChI=1S/C2H4O3/c1-2(3)5-4/h4H,1H3
InChIKeyKFSLWBXXFJQRDL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count9
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count8
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB14556 
NamePeracetic acid
Groups experimental
DescriptionA liquid that functions as a strong oxidizing agent. It has an acrid odor and is used as a disinfectant.
Synonyms
  • Ethaneperoxic acid
  • Peroxyacetic acid
  • Ethaneperoxoic acid
  • Peracetic acid
  • Acido peroxiacetico
Brand Names
  • Unicare
  • Tlcuo Lemon
  • Weclean C2 Tlcuo
  • Tlcuo Pure
  • Dr.Vir Germ Peroxyacetic acid Multi-disinfectant
Categories
  • Acetates
  • Acids, Acyclic
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Compounds used in a research, industrial, or household setting
  • Disinfectants
CAS number79-21-0

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
PubChem 6585
ChEMBL CHEMBL444965