Alfa Aesar™ D-(+)-Malic acid, 98+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11688.06

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 636-61-3 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 5g

Product Code. 11419193

Quantity Price
1 £ 32.54 / 5g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 11-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material D- (+)-Malic acid
CAS 636-61-3
Molecular Formula C4H6O5
Formula Weight 134.09
MDL Number MFCD00004245
Beilstein 1723540
Merck Index 14,5707
Synonym (R)-(+)-Hydroxysuccinic acid

Specification

Formula Weight 134.09
Health Hazard 3 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.
RTECS Number ON7260000
Melting Point 100° to 104°C
Beilstein 1723540
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Synonym (R)-(+)-Hydroxysuccinic acid
CAS 636-61-3
Assay ≥98%
Chemical Name or Material D- (+)-Malic acid
Molecular Formula C4H6O5
MDL Number MFCD00004245
Optical Rotation +28° (c=5.5 in pyridine)
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.
Quantity 5g
Merck Index 14,5707

Applications
D-(+)-Malic acid used as an acidulant and flavoring agent, food additive. And it is also used in the place of the less sour citric acid in sour sweets.

Solubility
Soluble in methanol, ethanol, acetone, ether.

Notes
Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Keep container tightly closed.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H318-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin 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.