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Alfa Aesar™ Canada balsam, natural filtered

Mounting medium for microscopy

$111.14 - $111.14

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Canada balsam
CAS 8007-47-4
Name Note Natural filtered
MDL Number MFCD00132800
UN Number UN1993
Merck Index 14,946
Synonym Balsam Canada
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Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1628922

 
alfa aesar™
A16289-22
100g Each for $111.14

AAA1628914

 
alfa aesar
A16289-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 100g
Density 0.99g/mL
Quantity 100g
Refractive Index 1.5230
Chemical Name or Material Canada balsam
Name Note Natural filtered
CAS 8007-47-4
Physical Form Very Viscous Liquid
MDL Number MFCD00132800
UN Number UN1993
Merck Index 14,946
Synonym Balsam Canada
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place.
Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packaging Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, N.O.S.
RTECS Number CP2352500
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Canada balsam, is used in film forming and masking. It is also used as a mounting media for microscopy. It is also used in chemical, Pharmaceutical research, pharmaceutical intermediate and research. Canada Balsam is used in the preparation of slide mounts. A turpentine made of resin which is dissolved in essential oils.

Solubility
It is soluble in benzene, chloroform, xylene, ethyl acetate, ether, oil of cedar, and oil of turpentine. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Air and moisture sensitive. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place.
Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226
Flammable liquid and vapor.