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Alfa Aesar™ DL-Tartaric acid, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A1068336

Quantity 500g

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Catalog No. AAA1068336


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Specifications

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.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

133-37-9
150.09
1725148
DL-Tartaric acid
C4H6O6
MFCD00071626
14,9069

Specifications

133-37-9
150.09
1725148
210° to 212°C (dec.)
DL-Tartaric acid
C4H6O6
MFCD00071626
14,9069
500g
99%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

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

TSCA : TSCA

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