Substance Profile

2-hydroxybutanoic acid

  • Molecular Formula: C4H8O3
  • Element System: C-H-O
  • CAS-RN: 565-70-8, 600-15-7
  • InChI: InChI=1S/C4H8O3/c1-2-3(5)4(6)7/h3,5H,2H2,1H3,(H,6,7)/t3-/m0/s1
  • InChI Key: AFENDNXGAFYKQO-VKHMYHEASA-N

Chemical Properties + Synthesis

  • Molecular Weight: 104.1054
  • Calculated Log P: 0.177
  • Rotatable Bonds: 5
  • H Acceptors: 3
  • H Donators: 3
  • Reactions having this substance as a reactant: 28
  • Reactions having this substance as a product: 3
  • Journal articles containing this substance: 21
  • Patents containing this substance: 7
  • Other publications containing this substance: 2
  • Suppliers: ABCR, Otava, RareChem, Sigma-Aldrich

Data from SPRESIweb

3D Interactive Structure