Alfa Aesar™ Formamide, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11076.0E

UNSPSC: 12352116

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 75-12-7 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 2500g

Product Code. 11468933

Quantity Price
1 £ 72.29 / 2500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 15-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Formamide
CAS 75-12-7
Molecular Formula CH3NO
Linear Formula HCONH2
Formula Weight 45.04
MDL Number MFCD00007941
Beilstein 505995
Merck Index 14,4237

Specification

Formula Weight 45.04
Assay Percent Range 99%
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Quantity 2500g
Linear Formula HCONH2
Odor Ammonia-like
Assay 99%
TSCA TSCA
Flash Point 150°C (302°F)
Beilstein 505995
Boiling Point 210°C
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H360
May damage fertility or the unborn child.
MDL Number MFCD00007941
Molecular Formula CH3NO
Chemical Name or Material Formamide
Health Hazard 1 Danger
CAS 75-12-7
Melting Point 2°C
Merck Index 14,4237
RTECS Number LQ0525000

Applications
Formamide is used for cryopreservation of tissues and organs and in hybridization buffers. It acts as an RNA stabiliser in gel electrophoresis by deionizing RNA. It is used as an alternative solvent for the electrostatic self-assembly of polymer nanofilms. It is used in the preparation of brain sections of mice for BrdU immunohistochemistry and fish analysis of HeLa cells. It essentially plays a vital role in crystallization of pharmaceuticals, in soil stabilization, as a solvent in inks, as a component of liquid fertilizers, as a heat-resistant coatings and in some personal care products.

Solubility
It is miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents, hydrogen peroxide, iodine, pyridine and sulphur oxides.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H360
May damage fertility or the unborn child.

GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.