|Preferred IUPAC name
Suberoyl dichloride; Suberic acid chloride
3D model (JSmol)
CompTox Dashboard (EPA)
|Molar mass||211.08 g·mol−1|
|Boiling point||162–163 °C (324–325 °F; 435–436 K)|
|Reacts with water|
|P260, P264, P280, P301+P330+P331, P303+P361+P353, P304+P340, P305+P351+P338, P310, P321, P363, P405, P501|
|Flash point||110 °C (230 °F; 383 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Suberoyl chloride is an organic compound with the formula (CH2)6(COCl)2. It is the diacid chloride derivative of suberic acid. It is a colorless liquid although aged samples appear yellow or even brown.
Suberoyl chloride is used as a reagent to synthesize hydroxyferrocifen hybrid compounds that have antiproliferative activity against triple negative breast cancer cells. It is also used as a cross-linking agent to cross-link chitosan membranes, and also improves the membrane's integrity.
- "Suberoyl chloride". Alfa Aesar. Retrieved 16 April 2019.