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4-Hydroxybutyric acid
Weight104.105 g/mol
FormulaC4H8O3
Hydrogen Acceptors2
Hydrogen Donors2
Aromatic Rings0
Rotatable Bonds3

4-Hydroxybutyric acid (52352-27-9, 591-81-1)

Score: #740 in Biology , #805 in Chemistry
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Alternate Names

  • SMILES
    C(CC(=O)O)CO
  • InChIKey
    SJZRECIVHVDYJC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Estimated Properties

Boiling Point 236.27 C EPA T.E.S.T.
Density 1.19 g/cm3 EPA T.E.S.T.
Flash Point 117.69 C EPA T.E.S.T.
Water Solubility 218811 mg/L EPA T.E.S.T.

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Synthesis

1,1,4-Butanetriol  +  dimethyl sulfide (Corey-Kim oxidation of secondary alcohols)
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