glycidic acid

glycidic acid

[glə′sid·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C2H3O·CO2H A volatile liquid. Also known as epoxy-propionic acid.
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In the discharge of its mandate, INCB had conducted an independent assessment and submitted to the Commission recommendations to place alpha-phenylacetoacetamide (APAA), a precursor of amphetamine and methamphetamine, and two 3,4-MDP-2-P methyl glycidic acid derivatives (precursors of MDMA (ecstasy)) in Table I of the Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances of 1988.