Alfa Aesar™ Salicylic acid, 99%

Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12253.30


UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 69-72-7 Weight: 0.01000kg

Product Code. 11493980

Quantity Price
1 £ 9.86 / 250g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 23-01-2017
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Description and Specification

Salicylic acid is used as a food preservative as well as in the treatment of many skin disorders such as acne, dandruff, psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis of the skin and scalp. It is an antiseptic. It is mainly used in the pharmaceutical industry for the manufacture of antipyretic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory and diuretic drugs. It is also used in dye industry for making azo direct dye and for acidic mordant dyeing.

Soluble in carbon terachloride, benzene, propanol, absolute ethanol, acetone, toluene and ether. Slightly soluble in water.

Light sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases, iodine, iron and iron salts.