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Alfa Aesar™ Formaldehyde, 37% w/w aq. soln., stab. with 7-8% methanol

$27.81 - $56.99

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 50-00-0
Molecular Formula CH2O
Linear Formula HCHO
Formula Weight 30.03
MDL Number MFCD00003274
UN Number UN1198
Beilstein 1209228
Merck Index 14,4235
Synonym Formalin; Formol
Chemical Name or Material Formaldehyde, stabilized with 7 to 8% methanol
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Formaldehyde is used as a denaturant in formaldehyde-agarose gel electrophoresis of RNA. It is also used in fiber board, plywood, cigarette smoke, fuel burning appliances, kerosene space heaters and in photography. It acts as a precursor in the manufacturing of automobiles and used to make components for the transmission, electrical system, engine block, door panels, axles and brake shoes. It serves as a disinfectant. It also plays an ingredient in glues and as a preservative in medical laboratories as embalming fluid and as a sterilizer.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

50-00-0
HCHO
MFCD00003274
1209228
Formalin; Formol
CH2O
30.03
UN1198
14,4235
Formaldehyde, stabilized with 7 to 8% methanol

Specifications

37% w/w aq. soln.
Pungent
−15°C
50-00-0
HCHO
MFCD00003274
1209228
Formalin; Formol
60°C (140°F)
97°C
500mL
CH2O
30.03
UN1198
14,4235
Formaldehyde, stabilized with 7 to 8% methanol

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H301-H311-H331-H314-H226-H351-H371-H317
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Toxic if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Suspected of causing cancer.
May cause damage to organs.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.

GHS P Statement
P210-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P361-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FORMALDEHYDE SOLUTIONS, FLAMMABLE

RTECSNumber : LP8925000

TSCA : TSCA