Alfa Aesar™ 6-Aminopenicillanic acid, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A13056-09

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 551-16-6
    Molecular Formula C8H12N2O3S
    Formula Weight 216.26g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00005176
    Beilstein 15080
    Merck Index 14,458
    Synonym 6-APA
    Chemical Name or Material 6-Aminopenicillanic acid

    Specifications

    Melting Point 200°C (dec.)
    Quantity 10g
    Optical Rotation +275° (c=1 in 0.1N HCl)
    CAS 551-16-6
    Molecular Formula C8H12N2O3S
    Formula Weight 216.26g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00005176
    Beilstein 15080
    Merck Index 14,458
    Synonym 6-APA
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H334-H317
    May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
    May cause an allergic skin reaction.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P284a-P261-P280-P342+P311-P363-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
    RTECS Number XH8225000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material 6-Aminopenicillanic acid
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    6-Aminopenicillanic acid is the basic unit in penicillin’s, which is obtained from the fermentation brew of the Penicillium mold. It acts as a starting material for the preparation of many semisynthetic penicillins. Further, it serves as apharmaceutical intermediate. In addition to this, it is used in antibiotics research and experimental application.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water and hydrochoric acid.

    Notes
    Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H334-H317
    May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
    May cause an allergic skin reaction.

    2° to 8°C

    GHS P Statement
    P284a-P261-P280-P342+P311-P363-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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