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Alfa Aesar™ Phosphonoacetic acid, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Phosphonoacetic acid
CAS 4408-78-0
Molecular Formula C2H5O5P
Formula Weight 140.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004311
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 1764355
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Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1211714

 
alfa aesar™
A12117-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1211722

 
alfa aesar™
A12117-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 139° to 146°C
Quantity 25g
Odor Odorless
Chemical Name or Material Phosphonoacetic acid
CAS 4408-78-0
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C2H5O5P
Formula Weight 140.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004311
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 1764355
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
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 exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number AJ3278000

Applications
Phosphonoacetic acid inhibits deoxyribo nucleic acid polymerase, especially in viruses. It is used as an antiviral agent. Further, it is used in the preparation of 1-(dimethylamino)-2,2-bis[(dimethylimmonio)-methyl]ethene diperchlorate by reacting with phosphorus oxychloride.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
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 exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.