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

Packaging Nalgene™ Poly Bottle
Quantity 50mL

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Catalog No. A117-50

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 64-18-6
    Color Colorless
    pH 2.1
    Physical Form Liquid
    Molecular Formula CH2O2

    Specifications

    Melting Point 8°C
    Boiling Point 101°C
    Formula Weight 46.02
    Vapor Pressure 44mbar at 20°C
    MDL Number 3297
    Quantity 50mL
    Merck Index 15, 4269
    DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
    pH 2.1
    Color Colorless
    Physical Form Liquid
    Density 1.220g/mL
    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
    Sodium (Na) 50 ppb max.
    Copper (Cu) 10 ppb max.
    Lead (Pb) 10 ppb max.
    Absorbance 0.01 AU max. at 254nm
    Sulfate 50ppm max.
    Sulfite 20ppm max.
    Zinc (Zn) 20 ppb max.
    Cleanup Symbol Acid
    Calcium (Ca) 50 ppb max.
    Assay Percent Range ≥99.5 %
    Chloride 5ppm max.
    Molecular Formula CH2O2
    Linear Formula HCOOH
    CAS 64-18-6
    ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
    Synonym FA
    Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
    Identification Pass Test
    Iron (Fe) 10 ppb max.
    LCMS Gradient Suitability Pass Test
    Manganese (Mn) 10 ppb max.
    Magnesium (Mg) 10 ppb max.
    Nickel (Ni) 10 ppb max.
    Packaging Nalgene™ Poly Bottle
    Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 44mbar at 20°C
    Potassium (K) 20 ppb max.
    Residue after Evaporation 1ppm max.
    Silver (Ag) 10 ppb max.
    Aluminum (Al) 20 ppb max.
    Chemical Name or Material Formic Acid, 99.5%
    Assay ≥99.5%
    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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