Cyclamic acid

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Cyclamic acid
Skeletal formula of cyclamic acid
Ball-and-stick model of cyclamic acid
Names
Other names
cyclohexylsulfamic acid
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChEBI
ChEMBL
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.002.635
E number E952 (glazing agents, ...)
KEGG
UNII
Properties
C6H13NO3S
Molar mass 179.23 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Cyclamic acid is a compound with formula C6H13NO3S.

It is included in E number "E952".

Cyclamic acid is mainly used as catalyst in the production of paints and plastics, and furthermore as a reagent for laboratory usage.[1]

The sodium and calcium salts of cyclamic acid are used as artificial sweeteners under the name cyclamate.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Johnson, Darryl E; Nunn, Helmut B; Bruckenstein, Stanley (2002). "Quantitative hydrolysis of sodium cyclamate and calcium cyclamate to cyclohexylamine, followed by colorimetric analysis". Analytical Chemistry. 40 (2): 368–370. doi:10.1021/ac60258a033.
  2. ^ Chattopadhyay, Sanchari; Raychaudhuri, Utpal; Chakraborty, Runu (2011). "Artificial sweeteners – a review". Journal of Food Science and Technology. 51 (4): 611–621. doi:10.1007/s13197-011-0571-1. PMC 3982014. PMID 24741154.