Xylitol, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A16944.22

XYLITOL, 98% 100G

UNSPSC: 12352104

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 87-99-0 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 100g

Product Code. 11408786

Quantity Price
1 £ 16.85 / 100g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-03-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Xylitol
CAS 87-99-0
Molecular Formula C5H12O5
Formula Weight 152.15
MDL Number MFCD00064292
Beilstein 1720523
Merck Index 14,10085

Specification

Formula Weight 152.15
Quantity 100g
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Beilstein 1720523
Merck Index 14,10085
RTECS Number ZF0800000
Chemical Name or Material Xylitol
Density 1.515g/mL
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C5H12O5
MDL Number MFCD00064292
CAS 87-99-0

Applications
It is employed as a polyol substrate for xylitol and sorbitol dehydrogenases and sorbitol dehydrogenase derived from xylose. It is applied as a sweetener and humectants and skin conditioning agent in cosmetics industry.

Solubility
Soluble in water (50 mg/ml), abs methanol (6 g/100ml), abs ethanol (1.2 g/100ml), alcohol (very slightly), and pyridine. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Store away from oxidizing agents, water/moisture. Store under inert gas.