Betaine, anhydrous, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: B24397.36

BETAINE, ANHYDROUS, 98% 500G

UNSPSC: 12352116

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 107-43-7 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11415847

Quantity Price
1 £ 64.55 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 06-02-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Betaine
CAS 107-43-7
Name Note Anhydrous
Molecular Formula (CH3)3NCH2CO2
Formula Weight 117.15
MDL Number MFCD00012123
Beilstein 3537113
Merck Index 14,1179

Specification

Formula Weight 117.15
Quantity 500g
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
MDL Number MFCD00012123
Beilstein 3537113
Merck Index 14,1179
RTECS Number DS5900000
Chemical Name or Material Betaine
Name Note Anhydrous
Assay Percent Range 0.98
Molecular Formula (CH3)3NCH2CO2
CAS 107-43-7
Storage Note 1 Hygroscopic

Applications
Betaine is an active ingredient in toothpaste to control the symptoms of dryness of the mouth. It is used to treat homocystinuria, which is a defect in the major pathway of methionine biosynthesis. It is also used for boosting the immune system and for improving athletic performance. It is helpful to prevent noncancerous tumors in the colon (colorectal adenomas).

Solubility
Soluble in water and methanol.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Hygroscopic