Alfa Aesar™ Fumaric acid, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A109760E

Quantity 2500g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 110-17-8
    Molecular Formula HO2CCH=CHCO2H
    Formula Weight 116.07g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002700
    Beilstein 605763
    Merck Index 14,4287
    Synonym trans-2-Butenedioic acid
    Chemical Name or Material Fumaric acid

    Specifications

    Melting Point ≈299°C (subl.)
    pH 2.1
    Quantity 2500g
    Flash Point 273°C (523°F)
    Odor Odorless
    CAS 110-17-8
    Molecular Formula HO2CCH=CHCO2H
    Formula Weight 116.07g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002700
    Beilstein 605763
    Merck Index 14,4287
    Synonym trans-2-Butenedioic acid
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H319
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P305+P351+P338
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
    Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    RTECS Number LS9625000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Fumaric acid
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    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.

    Solubility
    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.

    Notes
    Incompatible with oxidizing agents, amines and strong bases.

    GHS H Statement
    H319
    Causes serious eye irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P305+P351+P338
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
    Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.

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