Alfa Aesar™ Succinic acid, 99+%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A120840C

Quantity 10,000g

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Catalog No. AAA120840C

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 110-15-6
    Molecular Formula HO2CCH2CH2CO2H
    Formula Weight 118.09g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002789
    Beilstein 1754069
    Merck Index 14,8869
    Synonym Butanedioic acid
    Chemical Name or Material Succinic acid

    Specifications

    Melting Point 186° to 188°C
    Boiling Point 235°C
    Quantity 10,000g
    Flash Point 206°C (402°F)
    CAS 110-15-6
    Molecular Formula HO2CCH2CH2CO2H
    Formula Weight 118.09g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002789
    Beilstein 1754069
    Merck Index 14,8869
    Synonym Butanedioic acid
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H318-H335-H315
    Causes serious eye damage.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    RTECS Number WM4900000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Succinic acid
    Assay ≥99%

    Description

    Applications
    Succinic acid acts as a leaching agent in extracting lithium, cobalt from used Li-ion batteries and magnesium from magnesite ore. It is used as a starting material in the synthesis of new elastic polyesters, fumaric acid, succinic anhydride and alkyd resins. It plays an important role as an acidity regulator in the food and beverage industry, as an excipient in pharmaceutical products and acts as a cocrystallising agent in organic synthesis. Its derivative viz diethyl ester is used as a substrate in the Stobbe condensation.

    Solubility
    Soluble in ethanol, ethyl ether, acetone and methanol. Insoluble in toluene, benzene, carbon disulfide, carbon tetrachloride and petroleum ether.

    Notes
    Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H318-H335-H315
    Causes serious eye damage.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Causes skin irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

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