Formaldehyde (37% by Weight/Molecular Biology), Fisher BioReagents


Overview
Brand: Fisher Bioreagents

Manufacturer Part Number: BP531-25

25ML Formaldehyde (37% by Weight) for Molecular Biology, 36.5 to 38.0 %

UNSPSC: 12352100

Code: 32

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 50-00-0 Weight: 0.07708kg Transport: UN number : 1198 Chem class : 1a Pack group : III


Packaging Glass Bottle
Quantity 25mL

Product Code. 10459113

Quantity Price
1 £ 20.0 / 25mL
EU Stock 3
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Formaldehyde
Name Note 37% by Weight
CAS 50-00-0
CAS 67-56-1
CAS 7732-18-5
Purity Grade Molecular Biology
Assay 36.5 to 38.0%
Assay Percent Range 36.5 to 38.0 %
Molecular Formula CH2O
Linear Formula HCHO
Formula Weight 30.02g/mol
Synonym Formalin

Specification

Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 2mbar at 20°C
Chloride 5ppm max.
Density 1.083g/cm³
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max.
Iron (Fe) 2ppm max.
Ignition Residue 0.005% max.
Methanol 9.0 to 15.0% v/v
Packaging Glass Bottle
Sulfate 0.002% max.
Titratable Acid 0.006mEq/g max.
Vapor Pressure 2mbar at 20°C
Viscosity [NULL]
Boiling Point 97°C / 206.6°F
Melting Point -15°C / 5°F
Color Colorless
pH 3 to 4.2
Quantity 25mL
Chemical Name or Material Formaldehyde
Name Note 37% by Weight
CAS 50-00-0
CAS 67-56-1
CAS 7732-18-5
Purity Grade Molecular Biology
Physical Form Liquid
Assay 36.5 to 38.0%
Assay Percent Range 36.5 to 38.0 %
Molecular Formula CH2O
Linear Formula HCHO
Formula Weight 30.02g/mol
Merck Index 15, 4263
Synonym Formalin
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Red
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. Poison, may be fatal or cause blindness if swallowed. Cannot be made non-poisonous. Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Causes burns by all exposure routes. Vapor harmful. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause central nervous system effects. WARNING! This product contains a chemical known in the State of California to cause birth defects or. Wear personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:2
Instability:0
Recommended Storage RT
DOT Information DOT Class 3, : Flammable Liquid

Molecular Biology-grade Formaldehyde is used for denaturing RNA.

Documentation Safety and Handling
ChemAlertStorageSymbol : Red

DANGER!

Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. Poison, may be fatal or cause blindness if swallowed. Cannot be made non-poisonous. Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Causes burns by all exposure routes. Vapor harmful. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause central nervous system effects. WARNING! This product contains a chemical known in the State of California to cause birth defects or. Wear personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:2
Instability:0

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