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Smell Database

Chemical Name: Acetic acid
Common Name:
Formula: C2H4O2
Where Found:
vinegar or sour wine (a.k.a. oxidized ethanol)
Smells Like:
vinegar
Smell Category:
Acid

Melting Point: 16.6oC
Boiling Point: 255.8oC
Vapor Pressure:
Color: colorless
State: liquid
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Modification date: Wed Oct 25 18:20:24 1995