Alfa Aesar™ DL-Tartaric acid, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A10683-36

Quantity 500g

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Catalog No. AAA1068336

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 133-37-9
    Molecular Formula C4H6O6
    Formula Weight 150.09g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00071626
    Beilstein 1725148
    Merck Index 14,9069
    Chemical Name or Material DL-Tartaric acid

    Specifications

    Melting Point 210° to 212°C (dec.)
    Quantity 500g
    CAS 133-37-9
    Molecular Formula C4H6O6
    Formula Weight 150.09g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00071626
    Beilstein 1725148
    Merck Index 14,9069
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material DL-Tartaric acid
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    DL-Tartaric acid is used as a synergist for antioxidants, emulsifier, sequestrant and flavoring agent. It is also added with citric acid to prepare effervescent salts, thereby enhancing the taste of oral medications. It is also utilized in pigments, processing aids, ink, toner and colorant products. It acts as a chelating agent in metal and farming industries. Further, it is used as lubricant and grease. It is mixed with sodium bicarbonate and used as a leavening agent in food preparation. In the pharmaceutical industry, it is utilized in the preparation of tartar emetic, which is used in cough syrup as an expectorant.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water, alcohol, mineral acids and alkalies.

    Notes
    Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Warning

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