Alfa Aesar™ L-(+)-Lactic acid, ca 85-90% aq. soln.

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A17268-22

Quantity 100g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 79-33-4
    Molecular Formula C3H6O3
    Formula Weight 90.08g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00064266
    Beilstein 1720251
    Merck Index 14,5337
    Synonym (S)-2-Hydroxypropionic acid
    Chemical Name or Material L-(+)-Lactic acid

    Specifications

    Melting Point 18°C
    Concentration ≈85 to 90% aq. Soln.
    pH 2.8
    Quantity 100g
    Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
    Odor Odorless
    Optical Rotation −13° (c=2.5 in 1N NaOH)
    CAS 79-33-4
    Molecular Formula C3H6O3
    Formula Weight 90.08g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00064266
    Beilstein 1720251
    Merck Index 14,5337
    Synonym (S)-2-Hydroxypropionic acid
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H318-H315
    Causes serious eye damage.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P280b-P305+P351+P338-P310
    Wear protective gloves and eye protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
    Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    RTECS Number OD3100000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material L-(+)-Lactic acid

    Description

    Applications
    It is most commonly used for fluid resuscitation after blood loss due to trauma, surgery, or burn injury. It is used in the agricultural, chemical, leather processing, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics industries, used as an electroplating agent, food/feed additive, pH regulator, cleaning/washing agent, disinfectant, and tanning agent; used to flavor animal feeds; used as a solvent and intermediate in chemical production, as a pH regulator in fabric finishing, and in paints, coatings, soaps, and cleaning products; used to make large scale and fine chemicals, pulp-paper-paper products, food products, and plastic products, in mining, health services, agriculture-forestry-fishing, and building and construction work.

    Solubility
    Fully miscible in water. Soluble in water.

    Notes
    Store away from strong bases and oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

    GHS H Statement
    H318-H315
    Causes serious eye damage.
    Causes skin irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P280b-P305+P351+P338-P310
    Wear protective gloves and eye protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
    Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

    Danger

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