Name: 3-Fluorobenzoic acid; m-Fluorobenzoic acid; meta-fluorobenzoic acid
Appearance: white or pale-yellow crystal powder
Package: 100g, 1Kg, 5Kg, 25Kg/Fiber can
Availability: in stock under 200Kgs
Applications: Organic intermediate
3-Fluorobenzoic acid CAS:455-38-9 is an organic compound with the formula C7H5FO2. It is the meta form of fluorobenzoic acid. Its conjugate base is 3-fluorobenzoate. The compound is an irritant. Its acidity (pKa) is lower than that of the ortho form (2-fluorobenzoic acid) but higher than that of the para form (4-fluorobenzoic acid). It has been used in a variety of scientific applications.
3-Fluorobenzoic acid is white powder with good solubility in organic solvent. It is basic raw material for organic synthesis.