M-TOLUIC ACID - (99-04-7)

Introduction

Name: m-toluic acid; 3-methylbenzoic acid*; β-methylbenzoic acid
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 99-04-7
Chemical Formula: C8H8O2
Molar Mass: 136.14792 g
Mass Percent: C 70.574 %; H 5.9226 %; O 23.502 % 
Isomers:  phenylacetic acid*  •  sorbic acid  •  o-toluic acid  •  p-toluic acid

Classification

Bonding

Double Bonds: 4
Triple Bonds: 0
Sigma Bonds: 18
Pi Bonds: 4
Total: 22
Carboxyl Groups: 1
Hydroxyl Groups: 0

Reactions

Preparation of N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide (DEET): 1


For More Information

Sources

(1) - Wang, Benjamin. J. Chem. Educ. 51, 631 (1974)