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Alfa Aesar™ (R)-(-)-Mandelic acid, 98%

$29.70 - $281.69

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (R)-(-)-Mandelic acid
CAS 611-71-2
Molecular Formula C8H8O3
Formula Weight 152.15
MDL Number MFCD00064251
Beilstein 2691094
Synonym (R)-(-)-alpha-Hydroxyphenylacetic acid
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AAA1476706

 
alfa aesar™
A1476706
5g Each for $29.70

AAA1476722

 
alfa aesar™
A1476722
100g Each for $281.69
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 152.15
Chemical Name or Material (R)-(-)-Mandelic acid
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C8H8O3
MDL Number MFCD00064251
CAS 611-71-2
Beilstein 2691094
Melting Point 130° to 134°C
Synonym (R)-(-)-alpha-Hydroxyphenylacetic acid
Quantity 5g
Optical Rotation −153° (c=5 in Water)
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-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.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

Applications
(R)-(-)-Mandelic acid, is used as a antiseptic ingredient particularly against urinary tract infections.Mandelic acid and its derivatives are used to apply the dual activities as an antibacterial agent and as an antiaging agent. It is used as an intermediate for the synthesis of target molecules for other applications.

Solubility
It is partly soluble in water, freely soluble in isopropyl and ethyl alcohol.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Light sensitive. Stable under ordinary conditions. Incompatabile to strong bases, strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-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.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

GHS H Statement
H318
Causes serious eye damage.