CHEBI:63316 - potassium formate

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ChEBI Name potassium formate
ChEBI ID CHEBI:63316
Definition The potassium salt of formic acid.
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Submitter Vincent J Fazio
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Formula CHKO2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 84.11570
Monoisotopic Mass 83.961
InChI InChI=1S/CH2O2.K/c2-1-3;/h1H,(H,2,3);/q;+1/p-1
InChIKey WFIZEGIEIOHZCP-UHFFFAOYSA-M
SMILES [K+].[H]C([O-])=O
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): buffer
Any substance or mixture of substances that, in solution (typically aqueous), resists change in pH upon addition of small amounts of acid or base.
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Outgoing potassium formate (CHEBI:63316) has functional parent formic acid (CHEBI:30751)
potassium formate (CHEBI:63316) has role buffer (CHEBI:35225)
potassium formate (CHEBI:63316) is a one-carbon compound (CHEBI:64708)
potassium formate (CHEBI:63316) is a potassium salt (CHEBI:26218)
IUPAC Name
potassium formate
Synonyms Sources
Formic acid potassium salt SUBMITTER
Formic acid, K salt ChemIDplus
HCO2K ChEBI
HCOOK ChEBI
potassium formiate ChEBI
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CN101589014 Patent
Potassium_formate Wikipedia
US2010087678 Patent
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
3623272 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
3623272 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
590-29-4 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
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12 June 2012