Alfa Aesar™ Formamide, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A110760E

Quantity 2500g

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Catalog No. AAA110760E

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 75-12-7
    Molecular Formula CH3NO
    Linear Formula HCONH2
    Formula Weight 45.04g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00007941
    Beilstein 505995
    Merck Index 14,4237
    Chemical Name or Material Formamide

    Specifications

    Odor Ammonia-like
    Flash Point 150°C (302°F)
    Boiling Point 210°C
    Melting Point 2°C
    Quantity 2500g
    CAS 75-12-7
    Assay Percent Range 99%
    Molecular Formula CH3NO
    Linear Formula HCONH2
    Formula Weight 45.04g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00007941
    Beilstein 505995
    Merck Index 14,4237
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H360
    May damage fertility or the unborn child.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
    Use personal protective equipment as required.
    Obtain special instructions before use.
    Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
    IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    RTECS Number LQ0525000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Formamide
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    Formamide is used for cryopreservation of tissues and organs and in hybridization buffers. It acts as an RNA stabiliser in gel electrophoresis by deionizing RNA. It is used as an alternative solvent for the electrostatic self-assembly of polymer nanofilms. It is used in the preparation of brain sections of mice for BrdU immunohistochemistry and fish analysis of HeLa cells. It essentially plays a vital role in crystallization of pharmaceuticals, in soil stabilization, as a solvent in inks, as a component of liquid fertilizers, as a heat-resistant coatings and in some personal care products.

    Solubility
    It is miscible with water.

    Notes
    Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents, hydrogen peroxide, iodine, pyridine and sulphur oxides.

    GHS H Statement
    H360
    May damage fertility or the unborn child.

    GHS P Statement
    P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
    Use personal protective equipment as required.
    Obtain special instructions before use.
    Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
    IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

    SDS & Safety Documents

  • Description & Specifications
  • Safety and Handling

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