mainly composed for synthesis of Command(clomazone)
[Chemical Name]: Chloropivaloyl Chloride(CPC)
[Molecular Formula]: C5H8Cl2O
[CAS NO]: 4300-97-4
[[Physicochemical Properties]: This product is a type of colorless liquid with strong penetrating odor soluble in organic solvents as methylbenzene, dimethylbenzene or chlorform. With boiling point 166°C/760 mm Hg, specific weight of 1.18 at 20°C and refractive index of 1.4530, it will dissolve in water and release hydrochloric acid gas.
This product is mainly composed for synthesis of Command(clomazone), a type of weed killer developed by FMC Corporation in 1982, which is a predominant weed killer in soybean fields. In addition, CPC is also used for production of isoxazolone compounds, very promising in market prospect.
[Packaging]: 200L plastic barrel or as client required.
[Production Capacity]: 3000 tons/year.