Agent Name

Itaconic anhydride

CAS Number

2170-03-8

Formula

C5-H4-O3

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Dihydro-3-methylene-2,5-furandione; Itaconic acid anhydride; Methylenesuccinic anhydride; Succinic anhydride, methylene-; 2,5-Furandione, dihydro-3-methylene-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Acid Anhydrides, Cyclic

Description

Off-white or white crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Hydrolyzed by water; An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "ACID ANHYDRIDES."

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