Formic Acid, 88% (Certified ACS), Fisher Chemical

Packaging Poly Bottle
Quantity 500mL

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 64-18-6
    Molecular Formula CH2O2
    Linear Formula HCOOH
    Formula Weight 46.03
    MDL Number MFCD00003297
    Synonym Methanoic Acid
    Chemical Name or Material Formic Acid, 88%
    Grade Certified ACS Grade

    Specifications

    Melting Point 8°C
    Boiling Point 101°C
    Formula Weight 46.03
    Quantity 500mL
    UN Number 1779
    DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
    pH 2.1
    Color Colorless
    Physical Form Liquid
    Normality about 23.6
    Density 1.29g/mL
    Vapor Pressure 44mbar at 20°C
    Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
    Flammable liquid and vapor. Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Hygroscopic. Wear personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.

    NFPA

    Health:3
    Flammability:2
    Instability:0
    Cleanup Symbol Acid
    Synonym Methanoic Acid
    Packaging Poly Bottle
    Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 44mbar at 20°C
    Recommended Storage Store separately from sulfuric acid and caustics.
    Molecular Formula CH2O2
    MDL Number MFCD00003297
    CAS 64-18-6
    ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
    Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
    Linear Formula HCOOH
    Chemical Name or Material Formic Acid, 88%
    Grade Certified ACS Grade
       

    DANGER!

    Store separately from sulfuric acid and caustics.

    Emergency Overview
    Flammable liquid and vapor. Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Hygroscopic. Wear personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.

    NFPA

    Health:3
    Flammability:2
    Instability:0

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