Alfa Aesar™ Salicylic acid, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12253.30

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

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


Quantity 250g

Product Code. 11493980

Quantity Price
1 £ 9.86 / 250g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 02-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Salicylic acid
CAS 69-72-7
Molecular Formula C7H6O3
Formula Weight 138.12
MDL Number MFCD00002439
Beilstein 774890
Merck Index 14,8332
Synonym 2-Hydroxybenzoic acid

Specification

Formula Weight 138.12
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Merck Index 14,8332
RTECS Number VO0525000
Flash Point 157°C (315°F)
Chemical Name or Material Salicylic acid
Boiling Point 211°C (20mmHg)
Beilstein 774890
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Assay 99%
Melting Point 158° to 160°C
TSCA TSCA
Synonym 2-Hydroxybenzoic acid
Quantity 250g
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H302-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.
MDL Number MFCD00002439
CAS 69-72-7
Molecular Formula C7H6O3

Applications
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.

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

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

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H318-H302-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.