Sodium Monochloro Acetate

Sodium monochloro acetate (SMCA) is the sodium salt of monochloroacetic acid. It is commercially available with synonyms like Sodium Chloroacetate, Monochloroacetic acid sodium salt, Monochloroethanoic acid sodium salt, Chloroacetic acid sodium salt, Chloroethanoic acid sodium salt, SMCA, SMA.  The product is used in the manufacturing of carboxymethylcellulose and starch as thickening agent for detergents, oil drilling, paper, food & pharma and other applications. Also, production of agrochemicals like herbicides, insecticides and raw material for betaine production, manufacturing of thioglycolic acid for UV-light stabilizers in PVC and thioglycolic acid ester as additives in cosmetics, etc.