Formic Acid, 99.5+%, Optima™ LC/MS Grade

Quantity 1mL
Packaging Ampule

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 64-18-6
    Assay Percent Range ≥99.5 %
    Molecular Formula CH2O2
    Linear Formula HCOOH
    Formula Weight 46.02g/mol
    Synonym FA
    Chemical Name or Material Formic Acid, 99.5%
    Assay 99.5% min.
    Grade Optima LC/MS

    Specifications

    Absorbance 0.01 AU max. at 254nm
    Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 44mbar at 20°C
    Aluminum (Al) 20 ppb max.
    Calcium (Ca) 50 ppb max.
    Chloride 5ppm max.
    Density 1.220g/mL
    Copper (Cu) 10 ppb max.
    Identification Pass Test
    Iron (Fe) 10 ppb max.
    Lead (Pb) 10 ppb max.
    LCMS Gradient Suitability Pass Test
    Manganese (Mn) 10 ppb max.
    Magnesium (Mg) 10 ppb max.
    Nickel (Ni) 10 ppb max.
    Packaging Ampule
    Potassium (K) 20 ppb max.
    Residue after Evaporation 1ppm max.
    Silver (Ag) 10 ppb max.
    Sodium (Na) 50 ppb max.
    Sulfate 50ppm max.
    Sulfite 20ppm max.
    Vapor Pressure 44mbar at 20°C
    Zinc (Zn) 20 ppb max.
    Melting Point 8°C / 46.4°F
    pH 2.1
    Color Colorless
    Boiling Point 101°C / 213.8°F
    Quantity 1mL
    CAS 64-18-6
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range ≥99.5 %
    Molecular Formula CH2O2
    Linear Formula HCOOH
    Formula Weight 46.02g/mol
    Merck Index 15, 4269
    Synonym FA
    Cleanup Symbol Acid
    ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
    Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
    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. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici.

    NFPA

    Health:3
    Flammability:2
    Instability:0
    DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
    Chemical Name or Material Formic Acid, 99.5%
    Assay 99.5% min.
    Grade Optima LC/MS
       

    DANGER!

    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. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici.

    NFPA

    Health:3
    Flammability:2
    Instability:0

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