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Alfa Aesar™ Propionic acid, 99%

$60.49 - $60.49

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 79-09-4
Molecular Formula C3H6O2
Linear Formula CH3CH2CO2H
Formula Weight 74.08
MDL Number MFCD00002756
UN Number UN3463
Beilstein 506071
Merck Index 14,7825
Chemical Name or Material Propionic acid
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AAL042100B SDS Alfa Aesar™
L042100B
1000g N/A N/A  
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AAL042100E SDS Alfa Aesar™
L042100E
2500g Each for $60.49
AAL0421022 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0421022
100g N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
Propionic acid is used as a preservative for animal feed and food for human consumption. It acts as an intermediate in the production of polymers like cellulose-acetate-propionate, artificial flavorings, agrochemicals and in bleaching agents. In addition, it is used in the synthesis of morphans.

Solubility
Miscible with water, alcohol, diethyl ether and chloroform.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

79-09-4
CH3CH2CO2H
MFCD00002756
506071
Propionic acid
C3H6O2
74.08
UN3463
14,7825

Specifications

79-09-4
CH3CH2CO2H
74.08
UN3463
14,7825
−21°C
1000g
99%
C3H6O2
Unpleasant
MFCD00002756
506071
140° to 141°C
51°C (123°F)
Propionic acid

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H314-H226
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Flammable liquid and vapor.

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: PROPIONIC ACID

RTECSNumber : UE5950000

TSCA : TSCA