Pimaric acid

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Pimaric acid
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CAS number 127-27-5 YesY
PubChem 220338
ChemSpider 191072 N
KEGG C09159 N
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Molecular formula C20H30O2
Molar mass 302.451
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Pimaric acid is a carboxylic acid from the resin acid group. It can be prepared by dehydration of abietic acid, which it usually accompanies in mixtures like rosin. It is soluble in alcohols, acetone, and ethers.