Trifluoroacetic Acid, Optima™ LC/MS Grade, Fisher Chemical Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

Packaging Ampule
Quantity 1mL

 View more versions of this product

Catalog No. A116-1AMP

  Check Availability
Add to Cart

Custom packing/Bulk ordering

You can now order this item in custom quantities.  Learn More

    Chemical Identifiers

    Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 107mbar at 25°C; Vapor Density: 3.9
    Aluminum (Al) 20 ppb max.
    Assay Percent Range ≥99.5 %
    Calcium (Ca) 50 ppb max.
    CAS 76-05-1
    ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
    Chloride Report ppm
    Copper (Cu) 10 ppb max.
    Density 1.535
    Boiling Point 72°C
    Color Clear Colorless
    Formula Weight 114.02
    Melting Point −15°C
    pH 0.45
    Physical Form Liquid
    DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
    Fluoride Report ppm
    Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
    Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
    Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Inhalation may cause central nervous system effects. Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici.

    NFPA

    Health:3
    Flammability:0
    Instability:0
    Identification Pass Test
    Iron (Fe) 10 ppb max.
    LCMS Gradient Suitability Pass Test
    Lead (Pb) 10 ppb max.
    Linear Formula CF3COOH
    Magnesium (Mg) 10 ppb max.
    Manganese (Mn) 10 ppb max.
    Merck Index 15, 9847
    MDL Number 4169
    Molecular Formula C2HF3O2
    Nickel (Ni) 10 ppb max.
    Potassium (K) 20 ppb max.
    Residue after Evaporation 1ppm max.
    Silver (Ag) 10 ppb max.
    Sodium (Na) 50 ppb max.
    Sulfate Report ppm
    Synonym TFA
    Vapor Density 3.9
    Vapor Pressure 107mbar 25
    Water 0.05% max.
    Zinc (Zn) 20 ppb max.
    Chemical Name or Material Trifluoroacetic Acid
    Assay ≥99.5%
    Grade Optima™ LC/MS

    Specifications

    Melting Point −15°C
    Boiling Point 72°C
    Formula Weight 114.02
    Vapor Pressure 107mbar 25
    Vapor Density 3.9
    MDL Number 4169
    Quantity 1mL
    Merck Index 15, 9847
    DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
    pH 0.45
    Color Clear Colorless
    Physical Form Liquid
    Density 1.535
    Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
    Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Inhalation may cause central nervous system effects. Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici.

    NFPA

    Health:3
    Flammability:0
    Instability:0
    Absorbance 0.003 AU max. at 254nm
    Chloride Report ppm
    Synonym TFA
    Iron (Fe) 10 ppb max.
    Lead (Pb) 10 ppb max.
    Magnesium (Mg) 10 ppb max.
    Nickel (Ni) 10 ppb max.
    Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 107mbar at 25°C; Vapor Density: 3.9
    Potassium (K) 20 ppb max.
    Residue after Evaporation 1ppm max.
    Linear Formula CF3COOH
    CAS 76-05-1
    ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
    Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
    Sodium (Na) 50 ppb max.
    Sulfate Report ppm
    Water 0.05% max.
    Zinc (Zn) 20 ppb max.
    Calcium (Ca) 50 ppb max.
    Assay Percent Range ≥99.5 %
    Molecular Formula C2HF3O2
    Copper (Cu) 10 ppb max.
    Fluoride Report ppm
    Identification Pass Test
    LCMS Gradient Suitability Pass Test
    Manganese (Mn) 10 ppb max.
    Packaging Ampule
    Silver (Ag) 10 ppb max.
    Aluminum (Al) 20 ppb max.
    Chemical Name or Material Trifluoroacetic Acid
    Assay ≥99.5%
    Grade Optima™ LC/MS

    Description

    • Ideal high purity mobile phase additive for LC/MS and UHPLC-UV applications
    • Evaluated for metal impurities at ppb concentrations for minimal metal mass adduct formation
    • Screened for UV-absorbing contaminants to reduce interferences and for smoother baselines
    • TFA is a common mobile phase additive that can function as an ion pair reagent

    See Product Certificates
     

    DANGER!

    Emergency Overview
    Causes severe burns by all exposure routes. Inhalation may cause central nervous system effects. Harmful to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici.

    NFPA

    Health:3
    Flammability:0
    Instability:0

    SDS & Safety Documents

  • Description & Specifications
  • Safety and Handling
  • Product Certifications

Related Products


Product Content Feedback

We continue to work to improve your shopping experience and your feedback regarding this content is very important to us. Please use the form below to provide feedback related to the content on this product.

Product Title

By clicking Submit, you acknowledge that you may be contacted by Fisher Scientific in regards to the feedback you have provided in this form. We will not share your information for any other purposes. All contact information provided shall also be maintained in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Cancel Submit