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Alfa Aesar™ L-(+)-Tartaric acid, 99%

$19.73 - $139.99

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material L-(+)-Tartaric acid
CAS 87-69-4
Molecular Formula C4H6O6
Formula Weight 150.09
MDL Number MFCD00064207
Beilstein 1725147
Merck Index 14,9070
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AAA136680E

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alfa aesar™
A136680E
2500g Each for $139.99

AAA1366822

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alfa aesar™
A1366822
100g Each for $19.73

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alfa aesar™
A1366836
500g Each for $41.30
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 150.09
MDL Number MFCD00064207
Melting Point 168° to 170°C
Chemical Name or Material L-(+)-Tartaric acid
Optical Rotation +12.4° (c=20 in Water)
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
CAS 87-69-4
Beilstein 1725147
pH 2.1
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Odor Odorless
Quantity 2500g
Merck Index 14,9070
Molecular Formula C4H6O6
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.
RTECS Number WW7875000

Applications
L-(+)-Tartaric acid is widely utilized in pharmaceutical industries. It is used in soft drinks, confectionaries, food products, gelatin desserts and as a buffering agent. It forms a compound, TiCl2(O-i-Pr)2 with Diels-Alder catalyst and acta as a chelate agent in metal industries. Owing to its efficient chelating property towards metal ions, it is used in farming and metal industries for complexing micronutrients and for cleaning metal surfaces, respectively.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol and acetone.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents, bases 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.