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Creation date2015-10-09 22:27:24 UTC
Update date2017-01-19 02:36:10 UTC
FoodComEx IDPC000021
FoodDB RecordFDB012174
Chemical Information
NameUrea
DescriptionFormulation aid. Cattle feed supplement. Urea is found in many foods, some of which are globe artichoke, hickory nut, hard wheat, and cherry tomato.
CAS Number57-13-6
Structure
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Synonyms
SynonymSource
Alphadratebiospider
Aqua carebiospider
Aqua care HPbiospider
Aquacarebiospider
Aquacare HPbiospider
ARFbiospider
B-I-kbiospider
Benural 70biospider
Beta-I-kbiospider
Breathtek ubt for h-pyloribiospider
BromisovalumHMDB
Bubber shetbiospider
CalmuridHMDB
Calmurid HCHMDB
Carbadermbiospider
Carbamidedb_source
Carbamide resinbiospider
Carbamimic acidbiospider
Carbamimidic acidbiospider
Carbonamidimidic acidbiospider
Carbonyl diamidebiospider
Carbonyl diaminebiospider
Carbonyldiamidebiospider
Carbonyldiaminebiospider
Carmolbiospider
Carmol HCbiospider
Cerovelbiospider
e927bChEBI
Elaqua XXbiospider
H2NC(O)NH2ChEBI
Harnstoffbiospider
Helicosolbiospider
Hyanitbiospider
Isoharnstoffbiospider
Isoureabiospider
Karbamidbiospider
Keratinaminbiospider
Keratinamin kowaHMDB
Mocovinabiospider
OnychomalHMDB
Panafilbiospider
Pastaronbiospider
Pastaron (TN)biospider
Pseudoureabiospider
Rubinol ST 010biospider
Supercel 3000biospider
Superprillbiospider
U-cortbiospider
Ultra midebiospider
urChEBI
UREHMDB
Ureacin-20biospider
Ureaphildb_source
UreeChEBI
Ureophilbiospider
Urepealbiospider
Urepearlbiospider
Ureumbiospider
Urevertbiospider
Varioform IIbiospider
Chemical FormulaCH4N2O
IUPAC nameurea
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/CH4N2O/c2-1(3)4/h(H4,2,3,4)
InChI KeyXSQUKJJJFZCRTK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESNC(N)=O
Average Molecular Weight60.0553
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight60.03236276
Chemical Taxonomy
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as ureas. Ureas are compounds containing two amine groups joined by a carbonyl (C=O) functional group.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassOrganic acids and derivatives
ClassOrganic carbonic acids and derivatives
Sub ClassUreas
Direct ParentUreas
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Urea
  • Organic nitrogen compound
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organopnictogen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Organonitrogen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Experimental logP-2.11HANSCH,C ET AL. (1995)
Experimental Water Solubility545 mg/mL at 25 oCYALKOWSKY,SH (1989)
Melting PointMp 133-135°DFC
Foods of Origin
FoodContent Range AverageReference
FoodReference
Production Data
Production Methodcommercial
Production Method ReferenceNot Available
Production Method Reference FileNot Available
Quantity AvailableProduction upon request, up to 5 g
Delivery TimeNot Available
Storage Formsolid
Storage Conditions-80°C
StabilityNot Available
PurityNot Available
Spectra
Spectral Data Upon RequestNot Available
Provider Information
Contact NameContact InstitutionContact Email
Rosa Vazquez Fresnovazquezf@ualberta.ca
Commercial Vendors
AKSci Z3638
Fisher Scientific HMDB0000294
Glentham GE3329
MetaSci HMDB0000294
Toronto Research Chemicals U822500