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Alfa Aesar™ Formamide, 99%

$145.54 - $360.12

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Formamide
CAS 75-12-7
Molecular Formula CH3NO
Linear Formula HCONH2
Formula Weight 45.04
MDL Number MFCD00007941
Beilstein 505995
Merck Index 14,4237
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AAA110760C

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alfa aesar
A110760C
10kg Each for $360.12

AAA110760E

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A110760E
2500g Each for $145.54
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 45.04
Quantity 10kg
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Beilstein 505995
Merck Index 14,4237
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H360
May damage fertility or the unborn child.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or co
RTECS Number LQ0525000
Linear Formula HCONH2
Density 1.134g/mL
Chemical Name or Material Formamide
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula CH3NO2
MDL Number MFCD00007941
CAS 75-12-7

Applications
Formamide is used for cryopreservation of tissues and organs and in hybridization buffers. It acts as an RNA stabiliser in gel electrophoresis by deionizing RNA. It is used as an alternative solvent for the electrostatic self-assembly of polymer nanofilms. It is used in the preparation of brain sections of mice for BrdU immunohistochemistry and fish analysis of HeLa cells. It essentially plays a vital role in crystallization of pharmaceuticals, in soil stabilization, as a solvent in inks, as a component of liquid fertilizers, as a heat-resistant coatings and in some personal care products.

Solubility
It is miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents, hydrogen peroxide, iodine, pyridine and sulphur oxides.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or co

GHS H Statement
H360
May damage fertility or the unborn child.