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Alfa Aesar™ Pimelic acid, 98+%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Pimelic acid
CAS 111-16-0
Molecular Formula C7H12O4
Linear Formula HO2C(CH2)5CO2H
Formula Weight 160.17
MDL Number MFCD00004425
Beilstein 1210024
Merck Index 14,7431
Synonym Heptanedioic acid; Pentane-1,5-dicarboxylic acid
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Pimelic acid
Boiling Point 212°C (10mmHg)
Melting Point 102° to 106°C
Quantity 100g
CAS 111-16-0
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
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 TK3677000
TSCA TSCA
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C7H12O4
Linear Formula HO2C(CH2)5CO2H
Formula Weight 160.17
MDL Number MFCD00004425
Beilstein 1210024
Merck Index 14,7431
Synonym Heptanedioic acid; Pentane-1,5-dicarboxylic acid

Applications
Pimelic acid derivatives are involved in the biosynthesis of the amino acid called lysine. It is applied as a precursor to many polyesters and polyamides. It is the final member of the mnemonic used to aid recollection of the order of the first six dicarboxylic acids.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Solubility in methanol is almost transparent.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents and light. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

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.