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Methacrylamide

Cas Number

79-39-0

Other Names

2-Methacrylamide,

2-Methyl-2-propenamide,

2-Methylacrylamide,

2-Methylpropenamide,

α-Methyl acrylic amide,

Methacrylic acid amide,

Methacrylic amide,

Methylacrylamide

The formula

C4H7NO

Introduction

Methacrylamide is an industrial chemical used in the production of polymers and copolymers.

Physical and Chemical Properties
Molar mass 85.11 g·mol−1
Appearance White odorless crystals[1]
Density 1.10-1.12 g/cm3[1]
Melting point 106 to 109 °C (223 to 228 °F; 379 to 382 K)[1]
Boiling point 215 °C (419 °F; 488 K)[1]
Solubility in water 202 g/L (20 °C)[1]
Applications

1. Methacrylamide is an industrial chemical used in the production of polymers and copolymers.

2. Methacrylamide is a precursor of methyl methacrylate.