- Molecular Formula:C5H6O4
- Formula Weight:130.1
- Melting point: 165-168°C
- Boiling Point: 268°C
- Density: 1.573 g/mL at 25°C
- Water solubility: 8 - 9.5%
- Solvent solubility: Alcohol, organic solvents
- Stability: Hygroscopic
Co-monomer to prepare acrylic fibers and rubbers, reinforced glass fiber, artificial diamonds and lens.
Additive in fibers and ion exchange resins to increases abrasion, waterproofing, physical resistance, dying affinity and better duration.
Water treatment system to prevent contamination by metallic alkali.
As a binder and sizing agent in non-weaving fibers, paper and concrete paint.