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Alfa Aesar™ Maleic anhydride, 98+%

Brand:  Alfa Aesar™ A12178.30

UNSPSC : 12352106

Code : NEW

Additional Details : CAS Number : 108-31-6 Weight : 0.25000kg Transport : UN number : 2215 Chem class : 1a Pack group : III

Quantity 250g

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Product Code. 11424823

  • £12.83 / 250g


Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 30-06-2017
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Specifications

Description

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.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Maleic anhydride
C4H2O3
MFCD00005518
106909
cis-Butenedioic anhydride; 2,5-Furandione
108-31-6
98.06
UN2215
14,5704

Specifications

Maleic anhydride
202°C
250g
≥98%
C4H2O3
MFCD00005518
106909
cis-Butenedioic anhydride; 2,5-Furandione
103°C (217°F)
52° to 56°C
108-31-6
≥98%
98.06
UN2215
14,5704
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