Oxalic Acid is an organic compound with the formula H2C2O4. It is colorless crystalline solid that dissolves in water to give colorless solutions. It is classified as a dicarboxylic acid.
Oxalic Acid is a reducing agent and its conjugate base, known as oxalate, is a chelating agent for metal cations. Typically, Oxalic Acid occurs as the dihydrate with the formula H2C2O4-2H2O.
Oxalic Acid is commonly used as a mordant in dyeing processes. It is used in bleaches, especially for pulpwood. It is also used in baking powder.
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