Alfa Aesar Fumaric acid, 99%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A109760E
Fumaric acid is used as a food additive and acid regulator. It is used in the production of polyester resins and polyhydric alcohols. It is also used as a mordant for dyes, paint additives, coating additives, plasticizers, processing aids and specific to petroleum production. Further, it is used in dentifrices as a stain remover and to make other chemicals. In addition to this, it is used in rosin esters, drying oils, printing inks and flavoring agent.
Soluble in water, ethanol and concentrated sulfuric acid. Slightly soluble in ethyl ether and acetone. Insoluble in chloroform, olive oil, carbon tetrachloride, xylene, molten camphor, liquid ammonia and benzene.
Incompatible with oxidizing agents, amines and strong bases.
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
RTECSNumber : LS9625000
TSCA : TSCA