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Alfa Aesar™ Phthalic acid, 99%

$53.11 - $500.27

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 88-99-3
Molecular Formula C8H6O4
Formula Weight 166.13
MDL Number MFCD00002467
Beilstein 608199
Merck Index 14,7371
Synonym Benzene-1,2-dicarboxylic acid
Chemical Name or Material Phthalic acid
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A144500B
1000g Each for $118.84
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A144500I
5000g Each for $500.27
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250g Each for $53.11
Specifications

Description

Applications
Phthalic acid is used as an active ingredient in polyesters and alkyd resins. It is also used as plasticizers for polyvinyl chloride and other polymers. It is also useful in the production of anthraquinone, phenolphthalein and phthalocyanine pigments. It serves as an organic reagent in the production of phthalates. It is used to prepare 1,3-cyclohexadiene by reduction using sodium amalgam.

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol and etherSoluble in alcohol. Slightly soluble in water, methanol and ether. Insoluble in chloroform.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

88-99-3
166.13
608199
Benzene-1,2-dicarboxylic acid
C8H6O4
MFCD00002467
14,7371
Phthalic acid

Specifications

88-99-3
166.13
608199
Benzene-1,2-dicarboxylic acid
Odorless
1000g
Phthalic acid
C8H6O4
MFCD00002467
14,7371
Soluble in water, alcohol and ether
205°C (dec.)
168°C (334°F)
99%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

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.

Warning

RTECSNumber : TH9625000

TSCA : TSCA