Glutaraldehyde, 50% aq. soln., Alfa Aesar™


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A10500-36

GLUTARALDEHYDE, 50% AQ. SOLN,500G

UNSPSC: 12352114

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 111-30-8 Weight: 0.50000kg Transport: UN number : 2922 Chem class : 1 Pack group : III


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11438743

Quantity Price
1 £ 27.98 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 12-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Glutaraldehyde
CAS 111-30-8
Molecular Formula C5H8O2
Formula Weight 100.12g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007025
Synonym Glutaric dialdehyde

Specification

Density 1.123g/mL
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Glutaraldehyde
CAS 111-30-8
Molecular Formula C5H8O2
Formula Weight 100.12g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007025
Synonym Glutaric dialdehyde
EINECS Number 203-856-5

Applications
Glutaraldehyde is used as a cross linking agent for gelatin, poly(vinyl alcohol) and polyheptapeptides. It is also used as a fixative for electron microscopy and as disinfectants. It provides water resistance to protein and polyhydroxy compounds by reacting through cross linking. It acts as an intermediate for the production of resins, dyestuffs, pharmaceuticals, photographic films and for stabilization of proteins on agarose beads, activation of polystyrene and glass for immobilization of antibodies and antigens and coupling peptides onto carrier proteins.

Solubility
Miscible with water, acetone, dichloromethane, ethylacetate, isopropanol, n-hexane and toluene.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidisng agents, strong acids and strong bases.