Trifluoro consists of anhydride of trifluoroacetic acid. It is perfluorinated derivative of which is used to introduce trifluoroacetyl group. Trifluoro is moisture sensitive and reacts with water to liberate hydrogen flame but a strong oxidizing agent.
|Molar mass||210.03 g mol|
|Melting point||65 °C; 208 K|
|Boiling point||40 °C; 104°F; 313 K|
|Refractive index||n20/D 1.3(lit.)|
|Vapor pressure||6.28 psi ( 20oC)|