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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 140.04
MDL Number MFCD00004311
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 1764355
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AAA1211714

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alfa aesar™
A1211714
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1211722

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alfa aesar™
A1211722
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 140.04
Chemical Name or Material Phosphonoacetic acid
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C2H5O5P
MDL Number MFCD00004311
CAS 4408-78-0
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
Odor Odorless
Melting Point 139° to 146°C
Quantity 25g

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.