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Alfa Aesar™ 6-Aminopenicillanic acid, 98%

$59.24 - $922.24

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 6-Aminopenicillanic acid
CAS 551-16-6
Molecular Formula C8H12N2O3S
Formula Weight 216.26g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005176
Beilstein 15080
Merck Index 14,458
Synonym 6-APA
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 200°C (dec.)
Quantity 10g
Optical Rotation +275° (c=1 in 0.1N HCl)
Chemical Name or Material 6-Aminopenicillanic acid
CAS 551-16-6
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C8H12N2O3S
Formula Weight 216.26g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005176
Beilstein 15080
Merck Index 14,458
Synonym 6-APA
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H334-H317
May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P284a-P261-P280-P342+P311-P363-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
RTECS Number XH8225000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
6-Aminopenicillanic acid is the basic unit in penicillin’s, which is obtained from the fermentation brew of the Penicillium mold. It acts as a starting material for the preparation of many semisynthetic penicillins. Further, it serves as apharmaceutical intermediate. In addition to this, it is used in antibiotics research and experimental application.

Solubility
Soluble in water and hydrochoric acid.

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P284a-P261-P280-P342+P311-P363-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H334-H317
May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.

2° to 8°C