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Alfa Aesar™ D-(-)-Tartaric acid, 99%

$41.11 - $558.76

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 147-71-7
Molecular Formula C4H6O6
Formula Weight 150.09
MDL Number MFCD00004238
Beilstein 1725145
Merck Index 14,9068
Chemical Name or Material D- (-)-Tartaric acid
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AAA1126414 SDS Alfa Aesar™
A1126414
25g Each for $41.11
AAA1126436 SDS Alfa Aesar™
A1126436
500g Each for $558.76
AAA1126422 SDS Alfa Aesar™
A1126422
100g Each for $148.69
Specifications

Description

Applications
D-(-)-Tartaric acid is used as a resolving agent in organic synthesis. It is used as a precursor for the preparation of its ester derivatives like D-tartaric acid diethyl ester, D-tartaric acid dimethyl ester and D-tartaric acid diiso-propyl ester. It finds application in the synthesis of chiral aziridine derivative, a common intermediate for the preparation of hydroxyethylamine class HIV protease inhibitors viz. as saquinavir, amprenavir and nelfinavir. It is widely used in the food industry as a beer foaming agent, for food acidity regulations and as a flavoring agent.

Solubility
Soluble in water and alcohol.

Notes
Light sensitive. Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

147-71-7
150.09
1725145
D- (-)-Tartaric acid
C4H6O6
MFCD00004238
14,9068

Specifications

147-71-7
150.09
1725145
Odorless
1.6
210°C (410°F)
D- (-)-Tartaric acid
C4H6O6
MFCD00004238
14,9068
166° to 170°C
25g
−13° (c=10 in water)
99%

Safety and Handling

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

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

TSCA : TSCA