Copper(II) acetate, Blue-green powder, 98%, Alfa Aesar™
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar B2361522
Copper(II) acetate is used in biochemical applications such as DNA extraction. It is used as a source of copper in inorganic synthesis, an oxidizing agent and as a catalyst in organic synthesis. It is also used to couple two terminal alkynes to make a 1,3-diyne. It is widely used in pigments, manufacture of paris green, in textile dyeing, skin conditioner in cosmetics, and as antioxidant and stabilizer in food grade polymers.
Slightly soluble in water. Soluble in alcohol and ether.
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong acids.
Safety and Handling
H318-H400-H410-H302; Causes serious eye damage. Very toxic to aquatic life. Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Harmful if swallowed.
DOTInformation : DOT Class: 9, Packaging Group: III
EINECSNumber : 205-553-3