Succinic Anhydride

Synonyms: Succinic acid anhydride; Succinyl oxide; Dihydro-2,5-furandione; Succinyl Peroxide; Succinyloxide; dihydro-2,5-diketotetrahydrofuran; succinic acid anhydride; tetrahydro-2,5-dioxofuran; 2,5-dioxotetrahydrofuran; SAA; Butanedioic anhydride; succinic acid anhydride
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
non-regulated
CAS Number
108-30-5
Import Duty
2917.19.90

Used in the manufacture of polymeric materials (alkyd and other special resins). It is used in the manufacture of agrochemicals, dyes, photographic chemicals, surface active agents, lubricant additives, organic flame retardant materials, esters, flavours and fragrances. Its application include as a cross-linking agent in ion-exchange membranes, curing agent for epoxy resins and starch modifier in foods and feeds; used in the manufacture of pharmaceutical industry analgesic agents, diuretics, painkillers, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory drugs, contraception, anti-cancer drugs; used in the manufacture of industrial alkyd resins and ion exchange resins and in plastics industry for the manufacture of glass fiber reinforced plastics; pesticide used to create industrial plant growth regulator agents; used in organic industry for the synthesis of organic compounds in the intermediates; used in analytical chemistry for the base titration method standards.