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Alfa Aesar™ 3-Hydroxybutyric acid, 98%

$215.42 - $646.24

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 300-85-6
Molecular Formula C4H8O3
Formula Weight 104.1
MDL Number MFCD00004546
Merck Index 14,4816
Chemical Name or Material 3-Hydroxybutyric acid
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AAH3042606 SDS Alfa Aesar™
H3042606
5g Each for $215.42
AAH3042614 SDS Alfa Aesar™
H3042614
25g Each for $646.24
Specifications

Description

Applications
3-Hydroxybutyric acid is used in enantioselective synthesis of D-(-)-3-hydroxybutyric acid by escherichia coli. It forms films of random copolymer with (R)-3-hydroxypentanoic acid, (R)-3-hydroxyhexanoic acid, 4-hydroxybutyric acid, 6-hydroxyhexanoic acid and (S,S)-lactide by the melt-crystallized method.

Solubility
Miscible with water, alcohol and ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with acids and bases.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

300-85-6
104.1
14,4816
C4H8O3
MFCD00004546
3-Hydroxybutyric acid

Specifications

Odorless
5g
C4H8O3
MFCD00004546
3-Hydroxybutyric acid
36° to 39°C
300-85-6
104.1
14,4816
98%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Warning

TSCA : TSCA