Copper(II) acetate, Blue-green powder, 98%, Alfa Aesar™


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: B23615.36

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 142-71-2 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11465647

Quantity Price
1 £ 170.87 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 13-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Copper(II) acetate
Name Note Anhydrous
CAS 142-71-2
Physical Form Powder
Assay Percent Range 98%
Molecular Formula C4H6CuO4
Formula Weight 181.63
MDL Number MFCD00008690

Specification

Formula Weight 181.63
Physical Form Powder
Quantity 500g
Color Blue-green
DOT Information DOT Class: 9, Packaging Group: III
EINECS Number 205-553-3
MDL Number MFCD00008690
CAS 142-71-2
Assay Percent Range 98%
Chemical Name or Material Copper(II) acetate
Molecular Formula C4H6CuO4
Health Hazard 1 H318-H400-H410-H302; Causes serious eye damage. Very toxic to aquatic life. Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Harmful if swallowed.
Name Note Anhydrous
Odor Odorless

Applications
Copper(II) acetate is used in biochemical applications such as DNA extraction. It is used as a source of copper in inorganic synthesis, an oxidizing agent and as a catalyst in organic synthesis. It is also used to couple two terminal alkynes to make a 1,3-diyne. It is widely used in pigments, manufacture of paris green, in textile dyeing, skin conditioner in cosmetics, and as antioxidant and stabilizer in food grade polymers.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water. Soluble in alcohol and ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong acids.

Safety and Handling

H318-H400-H410-H302; Causes serious eye damage. Very toxic to aquatic life. Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Harmful if swallowed.