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Formic Acid (Aldehyde-Free/Sequencing), Fisher BioReagents™

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Quantity:
500mL
Packaging:
Poly Bottle
64-18-6, 7732-18-5
CH2O2
46.025
BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
methanoic acid, formylic acid, aminic acid, bilorin, hydrogen carboxylic acid, formisoton, myrmicyl, formira, acide formique, collo-bueglatt
284
CHEBI:30751
formic acid
C(=O)O
64-18-6, 7732-18-5
CH2O2
46.025
BDAGIHXWWSANSR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
methanoic acid, formylic acid, aminic acid, bilorin, hydrogen carboxylic acid, formisoton, myrmicyl, formira, acide formique, collo-bueglatt
284
CHEBI:30751
formic acid
C(=O)O
Formic Acid is used in Maxam-Gilbert DNA sequencing reactions and other biological applications.
Acetic Acid 0.4% max.
Aldehyde Not Detected
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 44mbar at 20°C
Ammonium 0.005% max.
Assay Percent Range ≥88.0 %
Linear Formula HCOOH
Chloride P.T. (about 0.001%)
UN Number 1779
Merck Index 15, 4269
Density 1.220g/cm³
Dilution Test Pass Test
Formula Weight 46.02
Physical Form Liquid
Percent Purity ≥88.0%
Grade Sequencing
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max.
Identification Pass Test
Iron (Fe) 5ppm max.
Packaging Poly Bottle
Residue after Evaporation 0.002% max.
Sulfate 0.002% max.
Sulfite Pass Test
Vapor Pressure 44mbar at 20°C
Melting Point 8°C
pH 2.1
Color Colorless
Boiling Point 101°C
Quantity 500mL
Chemical Name or Material Formic Acid, Aldehyde-free
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DANGER!

Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Use only non-sparking tools. Use explosion-proof equipment. Do not breathe vapors/dust. Do not ingest. Take precautionary measures against static discharges. Wear personal protective equipment. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:2
Instability:0

Recommended Storage : RT