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Alfa Aesar™ L-(+)-Ascorbic acid, 99+%

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50-81-7
C6H8O6
176.124
MFCD00064328
CIWBSHSKHKDKBQ-JLAZNSOCSA-N
l-ascorbic acid,ascorbic acid,vitamin c,l-ascorbate,ascorbate,ascorbicap,l +-ascorbic acid,cevitamic acid,ascoltin,hybrin
54670067
CHEBI:29073
(2R)-2-[(1S)-1,2-dihydroxyethyl]-3,4-dihydroxy-2H-furan-5-one
C(C(C1C(=C(C(=O)O1)O)O)O)O
50-81-7
C6H8O6
176.124
MFCD00064328
CIWBSHSKHKDKBQ-JLAZNSOCSA-N
l-ascorbic acid,ascorbic acid,vitamin c,l-ascorbate,ascorbate,ascorbicap,l +-ascorbic acid,cevitamic acid,ascoltin,hybrin
54670067
CHEBI:29073
(2R)-2-[(1S)-1,2-dihydroxyethyl]-3,4-dihydroxy-2H-furan-5-one
C(C(C1C(=C(C(=O)O1)O)O)O)O
Applications
L-Ascorbic acid is an all important nutrient and antioxidant. L-ascorbic acid is frequently used as a processing aid or as a preservative in certain nutrients or food components. It is also utilized in the synthetic polymer industry, in photo processing and in metal technology. Miscellaneous uses have been proposed in cosmetics, fibers, preservation of blood, preservation of cut plants, cleaning agents and in assay reagents.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Insoluble in ether, chloroform, benzene, petroleum ether, oils, fats and fat solvents. L-ascorbic acid means that the compound′s stereochemistry is related to that of the levorotatory enantiomer of glyceraldehyde.

Notes
Stable in air when dry.
Density 1.65
Optical Rotation +21° (c=10 in Water)
Melting Point 190°C to 193°C (decomposition)
Quantity 500g
Beilstein 84272
Merck Index 14,830
Solubility Information Soluble in water. Insoluble in ether,chloroform,benzene,petroleum ether,oils,fats and fat solvents. L-ascorbic acid means that the compound′s stereochemistry is related to that of the levorotatory enantiomer of glyceraldehyde.
Formula Weight 176.12
Percent Purity ≥99%
Chemical Name or Material L-(+)-Ascorbic acid

EINECSNumber : 200-066-2

RTECSNumber : CI7650000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures