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Alfa Aesar™ Glutaric acid, 99%

$30.47 - $252.45

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Glutaric acid
CAS 110-94-1
Molecular Formula C5H8O4
Formula Weight 132.12
MDL Number MFCD00004410
Beilstein 1209725
Merck Index 14,4473
Synonym Pentanedioic acid; Propane-1,3-dicarboxylic acid
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AAA1459514

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alfa aesar™
A1459514
25g Each for $30.47

AAA1459522

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alfa aesar™
A1459522
100g Each for $68.50

AAA1459536

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alfa aesar™
A1459536
500g Each for $252.45
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 132.12
Chemical Name or Material Glutaric acid
Melting Point 95° to 99°C
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C5H8O4
MDL Number MFCD00004410
CAS 110-94-1
Beilstein 1209725
Merck Index 14,4473
Synonym Pentanedioic acid; Propane-1,3-dicarboxylic acid
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 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.
Boiling Point 200°C (20mmHg)
RTECS Number MA3740000
Quantity 25g

Applications
Glutaric acid is used as the raw material for organic synthesis, pharmaceutical intermediate and synthetic resin. It serves as a precursor in the production of polyester polyols, polyamides, ester plasticizers and corrosion inhibitors. It is useful to decrease polymer elasticity and in the synthesis surfactants and metal finishing compounds. It acts as an intermediate during the catabolism of lysine in mammals.

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol, benzene and chloroform. Slightly soluble in petroleum ether.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

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.

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