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Alfa Aesar™ Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane, 99%

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77-86-1
C4H11NO3
121.136
MFCD00004679
LENZDBCJOHFCAS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
trometamol,tris,tromethamine,tris hydroxymethyl aminomethane,tham,trisamine,tris buffer,trizma,2-amino-2-hydroxymethyl propane-1,3-diol,tris base
6503
CHEBI:9754
2-amino-2-(hydroxymethyl)propane-1,3-diol
C(C(CO)(CO)N)O
77-86-1
C4H11NO3
121.136
MFCD00004679
LENZDBCJOHFCAS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
trometamol,tris,tromethamine,tris hydroxymethyl aminomethane,tham,trisamine,tris buffer,trizma,2-amino-2-hydroxymethyl propane-1,3-diol,tris base
6503
CHEBI:9754
2-amino-2-(hydroxymethyl)propane-1,3-diol
C(C(CO)(CO)N)O
Applications
Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane is used as buffers in biochemistry and molecular biology laboratories. It is used as a primary standard to standardize acid solutions for chemical analysis. It finds application in cell membranes to increase its permeability. As an alternative to sodium bicarbonate, it used in the treatment of metabolic acidosis.

Solubility
Soluble in water, ethylene glycol, methanol, ethanol,dimethyl formamide, acetone, ethyl acetate, olive oil, chloroform and alkaline solution.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with bases and strong oxidizing agents.
Sensitivity Hygroscopic
Density 1.353
Quantity 100g
Melting Point 168°C to 172°C
Boiling Point 219°C to 220°C (10mmHg)
Linear Formula (HOCH2)3CNH2
Beilstein 741883
Merck Index 14,9772
Solubility Information Soluble in water,ethylene glycol,methanol,ethanol,dimethyl formamide,acetone,ethyl acetate,olive oil,chloroform and alkaline solution.
Formula Weight 121.14
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane
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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/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.

Warning

EINECSNumber : 201-064-4

RTECSNumber : TY2900000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures