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Alfa Aesar™ Acetic anhydride, 99+%

Brand:  Alfa Aesar™ L04295.0E

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 108-24-7 Weight : 2.50000kg Transport : UN number : 1715 Chem class : 1a Pack group : II

Quantity 2500g

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Product Code. 11396876

  • £24.49 / 2.50kg


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 31-10-2017
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Description

Description

Applications
Acetic anhydride is most suited for the conversion of cellulose into cellulose acetate and in the manufacture of aspirin. It acts as a wood preservative and solvent in examination of wood fat, fatty and volatile oils and detection of rosins. In many organic reactions it acts as a dehydrating agent. Also used in the production of isoamyl alcohol and 2-methyl furan.

Solubility
Miscible with ether, chloroform and benzene.

Notes
Reacts with water to form acetic acid with the liberation of heat violently. Incompatible with acids, alcohols, bases, oxidizing agents, reducing agents and powdered metals.
Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Acetic anhydride
(CH3CO)2O
MFCD00008705
385737
108-24-7
102.09
UN1715
14,56

Specifications

Acetic anhydride
≥99%
102.09
UN1715
14,56
−73°C
2500g
108-24-7
(CH3CO)2O
MFCD00008705
385737
138° to 140°C
49°C (120°F)
Pungent
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