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Alfa Aesar™ Glycolic acid, ca 67% aq. soln.

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Glycolic acid
CAS 79-14-1
Molecular Formula C2H4O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CO2H
Formula Weight 76.05g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004312
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 1209322
Merck Index 14,4498
Synonym Hydroxyacetic acid
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AAL149800F

 
alfa aesar™
L14980-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL14980AP

 
alfa aesar™
L14980-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Concentration ≈67% aq. soln.
Odor Sweet
Boiling Point 112°C
Quantity 2500mL
Chemical Name or Material Glycolic acid
CAS 79-14-1
Molecular Formula C2H4O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CO2H
Formula Weight 76.05g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004312
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 1209322
Merck Index 14,4498
Synonym Hydroxyacetic acid
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H302-H332
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number MC5250000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Glycolic acid is used to evaluate the efficacy of glycolic peels treatment for all types of acne. It is also used in the fine synthesis of medicine and as a raw material of cosmetics and organic synthesis.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Store in cool place. Incompatible with bases and oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H302-H332
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.