Chemical Name: Methacrylic anhydride
Chemical Formula: C8H10O3
CAS Number: 760-93-0
Synonyms: 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, anhydride;Methacrylic acid anhydride;Methacryloyl anhydride;2-Methyl-2-propenoic acid anhydride;1-Methylacrylic anhydride
Use: an intermediate in the preparation of fibres and resins
Boiling Point: 80 – 85 C at 8 mm Hg
Flash Point: -10 C
Stability: Stable. Flammable. Moisture-sensitive.
Molecular Weight: 154.1632
Reactive monomer used primarily in preparation of other monomers under mild reaction conditions. Homopolymers are linear and contain cyclic anhydride units, uncrosslinked.