Alfa Aesar™ Fumaric acid, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10976.36

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 110-17-8 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11414423

Quantity Price
1 £ 19.27 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 03-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Fumaric acid
CAS 110-17-8
Molecular Formula HO2CCH=CHCO2H
Formula Weight 116.07
MDL Number MFCD00002700
Beilstein 605763
Merck Index 14,4287
Synonym trans-2-Butenedioic acid

Specification

Formula Weight 116.07
Merck Index 14,4287
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Quantity 500g
TSCA TSCA
MDL Number MFCD00002700
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.
pH 2.1
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material Fumaric acid
Molecular Formula HO2CCH=CHCO2H
Assay 99%
CAS 110-17-8
Beilstein 605763
RTECS Number LS9625000
Synonym trans-2-Butenedioic acid
Flash Point 273°C (523°F)
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P305+P351+P338
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Melting Point ≈299°C (subl.)

Applications
Fumaric acid is used as a food additive and acid regulator. It is used in the production of polyester resins and polyhydric alcohols. It is also used as a mordant for dyes, paint additives, coating additives, plasticizers, processing aids and specific to petroleum production. Further, it is used in dentifrices as a stain remover and to make other chemicals. In addition to this, it is used in rosin esters, drying oils, printing inks and flavoring agent.

Solubility
Soluble in water, ethanol and concentrated sulfuric acid. Slightly soluble in ethyl ether and acetone. Insoluble in chloroform, olive oil, carbon tetrachloride, xylene, molten camphor, liquid ammonia and benzene.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents, amines and strong bases.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.

GHS P Statement
P305+P351+P338
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.