CHEBI:48397 - methanediol

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ChEBI Name methanediol
ChEBI ID CHEBI:48397
Definition The simplest member of the class of methanediols that is methane in which two of the hydrogens have been substituted by hydroxy groups.
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Formula CH4O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 48.04126
InChI InChI=1S/CH4O2/c2-1-3/h2-3H,1H2
InChIKey CKFGINPQOCXMAZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES OCO
ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing methanediol (CHEBI:48397) is a aldehyde hydrate (CHEBI:63733)
methanediol (CHEBI:48397) is a methanediols (CHEBI:25222)
methanediol (CHEBI:48397) is a one-carbon compound (CHEBI:64708)
Incoming dimethoxymethane (CHEBI:48341) has functional parent methanediol (CHEBI:48397)
glycidyl 2,2-dinitropropyl formal (CHEBI:48340) has functional parent methanediol (CHEBI:48397)
IUPAC Name
methanediol
Synonyms Sources
dihydroxymethane ChEBI
formaldehyde hydrate ChEBI
Methandiol ChEBI
Methylene glycol ChemIDplus
Database Link Database
Methanediol Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
1730798 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
1730798 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
463-57-0 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
463-57-0 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
Last Modified
11 June 2012