IUPAC name of acetic acid or ethanoic acid or ink other than grapes, organic acids ( the carboxylic acid group ) is
Acetic acid has a sour taste , like vinegar to taste .
Acetic acid is a mineral belonging to the group .
Acetic acid is a mineral belonging to the group . The use of acetic acid in chemistry extends into antiquity .
In 1847 , German chemist Hermann Kolbe first synthesized acetic acid from inorganic materials to build .
Because they tend to produce acetic acid bacteria, yeast, vinegar has been known by this name .
The bacteria in food, water and soil are found.
Acetic acid is found naturally in fruits and some rotten food are produced from the fermentation process and is the oldest
chemical compounds known to man . Pure acetic acid , a colorless liquid with a sharp smell , is flammable and corrosive liquids
. This acid is frozen at 16.6 degrees Celsius .
Vinegar fermentation of starch and sugar foods and drinks, by bacteria, yeast, vinegar ( vinegar children ) is produced.
For the production of vinegar generally from fruits like apples, grapes , grains like barley used . Vinegar contains acetic
acid usually 4 to 8 percent by weight .
Uses acetic acid :
The production of vinyl acetate , ethyl acetate , solvents , textile, vinegar as a seasoning for food and used for preparation of pickles . Diluted acetic acid is used as a spray to eliminate fungi and plants . Glacial acetic acid in the chemical industry in the production of photographic films , Manufacture of plastic polyethylene terephtalate (PET) is used.
As well as intermediate in the production of vinyl acetate which is an important compound in the production of adhesives and paints and as a solvent used in the production of synthetic aromatic substances .