Alfa Aesar™ Maleic anhydride, 98+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12178.30

MALEIC ANHYDRIDE, 99% 250G

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 108-31-6 Weight: 0.01000kg



Product Code. 11424823

Quantity Price
1 £ 12.83 / 250g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 19-01-2017
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Description and Specification

Applications
Maleic anhydride is used in the preparation of unsaturated polyester resins, 4-butanediol, fumairc acid, tetrahydrofuran and gamma-butyrolactone. It is also used as lubricating oil additives, dispersants, artificial sweeteners, flavor enhancements, floor polishes and corrosion inhibitors. It finds application in personal care products like hair sprays. Further, it is used in water treatment chemicals, detergents, pharmaceuticals and copolymers. It is an active substrate for Diels-Alder reactions and dimerizes to form cyclobutane tetracarboxylic dianhydride .

Solubility
Soluble in water, acetone and dioxane. Slightly soluble in methanol, chloroform and benzene.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids, strong bases, strong reducing agents, alkali metals and amines.