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Ethanol, Absolute (200 Proof), Molecular Biology Grade, Fisher BioReagents™

Absolute (200 Proof)
Colorless Liquid
Molecular Biology Grade, DNase-, RNase- and Protease-Free
Assay: ≥99.5% (v/v)

For nucleic acid purification and precipitation.
Ultrapure molecular biology grade ethanol is used for the purification and precipitation of biomolecules such as nucleic acids and proteins.
It is also used in histology to prepare staining and destaining reagents and for dehydrating tissues prior to embedding.
Ethyl Alcohol
F.W.: 46.07

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BP2818-4 Glass Bottle; 4L

BP2818-500 Glass Bottle; 500mL

BP2818-100 Glass Bottle; 100mL

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Product Specifications
Assay99.5% min.
Color10 APHA max.
Titratable Acid0.0005 mEq /g max.
Acetone and Isopropyl AlcoholPass Test
Benzene2ppm max.
IdentificationPass Test
Infrared SpectrumConforms to reference
Residue after Evaporation0.001% max.
DNaseNot Detected
Methanol0.1% max.
Titratable Base0.0002 mEq /g max.
ProteaseNot Detected
RNASENot Detected
Solubility in WaterPass Test
Substances Darkened by H2SO4Pass Test
Substances Reducing PermanganatePass Test
Water0.2% max.

Boiling Point: 78°C (172.4°F)
Flash Point: 12°C/53.6°F
Melting Point: -114°C (-173.2°F)


Emergency Overview

Flammable liquid and vapor. May cause irritation of respiratory tract. May cause central nervous system effects. Aspiration hazard if swallowed - can enter lungs and cause damage. This substance has caused adverse reproductive and fetal effects in humans. Substances known to cause developmental toxicity in humans. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air.