Taurine, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A12403-0E

Quantity 2500g

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Catalog No. AAA124030E

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 107-35-7
    Molecular Formula H2NCH2CH2SO3H
    Formula Weight 125.15g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00008197
    Beilstein 1751215
    Merck Index 14,9074
    Synonym 2-Aminoethanesulfonic acid
    Chemical Name or Material Taurine

    Specifications

    Melting Point >300°C
    Quantity 2500g
    CAS 107-35-7
    Molecular Formula H2NCH2CH2SO3H
    Formula Weight 125.15g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00008197
    Beilstein 1751215
    Merck Index 14,9074
    Synonym 2-Aminoethanesulfonic acid
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335;
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a;
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/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 WX0175000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Taurine
    Assay 99%

    Description

    Applications
    Taurine plays an important role in cardiovascular function, skeletal muscle function, the retina and the central nervous system. It acts as an antioxidant as well as protecting against the toxicity of various substances such as lead and cadmium. It is also used in contact lens solution and an ingredient in numerous energy drinks.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water and dimethyl sulfoxide. Insoluble in absolute ethanol and diethyl ether.

    Notes
    Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H335;
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    May cause respiratory irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a;
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/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.

    Warning

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