Formamide, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A11076.0C

UNSPSC: 12352116

Code: NEW

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


Quantity 10kg

Product Code. 11478933

Quantity Price
1 £ 232.14 / 10000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Formamide
CAS 75-12-7
Molecular Formula CH3NO2
Linear Formula HCONH2
Formula Weight 45.04
MDL Number MFCD00007941
Beilstein 505995
Merck Index 14,4237

Specification

Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P201-P281-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H360
Formula Weight 45.04
Quantity 10kg
TSCA TSCA
Merck Index 14,4237
Linear Formula HCONH2
Beilstein 505995
RTECS Number LQ0525000
Assay 99%
Density 1.134g/mL
Assay Percent Range 99%
Chemical Name or Material Formamide
Molecular Formula CH3NO2
MDL Number MFCD00007941
CAS 75-12-7

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

GHS P Statement
P201-P281-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a