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Polyethylene Glycol 8000 (PEG), Fisher BioReagents


Quantity 100g
Packaging Glass Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  FLBP233-100

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Catalog No. BP233-100

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Identification Pass Test
Packaging Glass Bottle
Viscosity [NULL]
Color White
Melting Point 55°C / 131°F
pH 5.0 to 7.0
Quantity 100g
Chemical Name or Material Polyethylene Glycol 8000
CAS 25322-68-3
Physical Form Solid
Molecular Formula HO-[CH2CH2O]n-H
Linear Formula H(OCH2CH2)nOH
Formula Weight 7000 to 9000g/mol
Merck Index 15, 7688
Synonym Carbowax™
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Health Hazard 2 CAUTION!
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation. Use personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Do not induce vomiting. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. .

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:1
Instability:0
Recommended Storage RT

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Polyethylene Glycol 8000
CAS 25322-68-3
Molecular Formula HO-[CH2CH2O]n-H
Linear Formula H(OCH2CH2)nOH
Formula Weight 7000 to 9000g/mol
Synonym Carbowax™

PEG 8000 is suitable as a medium for the fusion of mammalian cells. It is also used to precipitate bacteriophage from lysed cell supernatants.

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Emergency Overview
May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation. Use personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Do not induce vomiting. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. .

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:1
Instability:0

CAUTION!

RT

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