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Alfa Aesar™ Oxalic acid dihydrate, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 6153-56-6
Molecular Formula C2H2O4·2H2O
Linear Formula HO2CCO2H·2H2O
Formula Weight 126.07 (90.04 Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00149102
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 3679436
Merck Index 14,6911
Chemical Name or Material Oxalic acid dihydrate
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A138660B
1000g N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Oxalic acid dihydrate acts as an analytical reagent, as a reducing agent for photographic films and as a mordant in dyeing process. It is used as a plating agent, a surface treating agent, a grinding agent, a precipitating agent in rare-earth mineral processing, a bleaching agent in textile and a purifying agent in pharmaceutical industry. It plays an important role in antibiotic medication like oxytetracycline and chloramphenicol. It finds application in water treatment plants to remove calcium waste water. It is also used as a buffer in chromatographic separation as well as bleach for wood, removing black stains caused by water penetration.

Solubility
Soluble in water, ethanol, ether and glycerol. Insoluble in chloroform.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with bases, acid chlorides and alkali metals.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

6153-56-6
HO2CCO2H·2H2O
MFCD00149102
3679436
Oxalic acid dihydrate
C2H2O4·2H2O
126.07 (90.04 Anhydrous)
UN3261
14,6911

Specifications

6153-56-6
HO2CCO2H·2H2O
MFCD00149102
3679436
Odorless
1.3
Oxalic acid dihydrate
C2H2O4·2H2O
126.07 (90.04 Anhydrous)
UN3261
14,6911
101° to 105°C
1000g
98%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H318-H302-H312
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P310-P301+P312-P312-P501a
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.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

RTECSNumber : KI1600000

TSCA : TSCA