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Alfa Aesar™ Trichloroacetic acid, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A1115636

Quantity 500g

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Catalog No. AAA1115636


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Protein precipitation reagent Trichloroacetic acid is used as a precipitating agent in biochemistry for precipitation of proteins, DNA and RNA. It is an active ingredient used for cosmetic treatments like chemical peels, tattoo removal and the treatment of warts including genital warts. It is also used to determine protein concentration and a decalcifier and fixative in microscopy.

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol, ethyl ether, benzene, acetone, o-xylene and carbon tetrachloride.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Hygroscopic. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and amines.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

76-03-9
163.39
UN1839
14,9627
Trichloroacetic acid
Cl3CCO2H
MFCD00004177
970119
TCA

Specifications

76-03-9
163.39
UN1839
14,9627
Acrid
<1
500g
99%
Cl3CCO2H
MFCD00004177
970119
TCA
54° to 58°C
196°C
Trichloroacetic acid

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H314
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: TRICHLOROACETIC ACID

RTECSNumber : AJ7875000

TSCA : TSCA

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