Alfa Aesar™ Trichloroacetic acid, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1115636

Quantity 500g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 76-03-9
    Molecular Formula Cl3CCO2H
    Formula Weight 163.39g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004177
    UN Number UN1839
    Beilstein 970119
    Merck Index 14,9627
    Synonym TCA
    Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic acid

    Specifications

    Odor Acrid
    Melting Point 54° to 58°C
    pH <1
    Boiling Point 196°C
    Quantity 500g
    CAS 76-03-9
    Molecular Formula Cl3CCO2H
    Formula Weight 163.39g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004177
    UN Number UN1839
    Beilstein 970119
    Merck Index 14,9627
    Synonym TCA
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H314
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Health Hazard 3 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.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: TRICHLOROACETIC ACID
    RTECS Number AJ7875000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic acid
    Assay 99%

    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.

    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

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