Alfa Aesar™ Trichloroacetic acid, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11156.0I

UNSPSC: 12352101

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 76-03-9 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 5000g

Product Code. 11439083

Quantity Price
1 £ 333.9 / 5000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 07-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic acid
CAS 76-03-9
Molecular Formula Cl3CCO2H
Formula Weight 163.39
MDL Number MFCD00004177
UN Number UN1839
Beilstein 970119
Merck Index 14,9627
Synonym TCA

Specification

Formula Weight 163.39
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Synonym TCA
pH <1
Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic acid
Melting Point 54° to 58°C
Quantity 5000g
Odor Acrid
Assay 99%
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Molecular Formula Cl3CCO2H
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: TRICHLOROACETIC ACID
Merck Index 14,9627
RTECS Number AJ7875000
CAS 76-03-9
TSCA TSCA
Boiling Point 196°C
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Beilstein 970119
MDL Number MFCD00004177
UN Number UN1839

Applications
Protein precipitation reagent Trichloroacetic acid is used as a precipitating agent in biochemistry for precipitation of proteins, DNA and RNA. It is an active ingredient used for cosmetic treatments like chemical peels, tattoo removal and the treatment of warts including genital warts. It is also used to determine protein concentration and a decalcifier and fixative in microscopy.

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol, ethyl ether, benzene, acetone, o-xylene and carbon tetrachloride.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Hygroscopic. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong bases and amines.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H314
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.