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Alfa Aesar™ Sodium paraperiodate, 98%, may cont. varying amounts of other periodate species

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sodium paraperiodate
CAS 13940-38-0
Molecular Formula H2INa3O6
Linear Formula Na3H2IO6
Formula Weight 293.89
MDL Number MFCD00036146
UN Number UN1479
Synonym Sodium periodate, para
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Products
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AAA135360B

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A135360B
1000g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1353630

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1353630
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 293.89
Linear Formula Na3H2IO6
CAS 13940-38-0
UN Number UN1479
TSCA TSCA
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H272-H315-H319-H335
May intensify fire; oxidizer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Molecular Formula H2INa3O6
Chemical Name or Material Sodium paraperiodate
Melting Point >310°C
Quantity 1000g
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 5.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: OXIDIZING SOLID, N.O.S.
MDL Number MFCD00036146
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P221-P210-P220-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials.
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.
Synonym Sodium periodate, para
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Assay Percent Notes may cont. varying amounts of other periodate species
Assay 98%

Applications
Sodium paraperiodate is used to wet-strengthen paper and to aid in tobacco combustion. It is used in solution to open saccharide rings between vicinal diols leaving two aldehyde groups. This process is often used in labeling saccharides with fluorescent molecules or other tags such as biotin.

Solubility
Soluble in concentrated sodium hydroxide solutions.

Notes
Light Sensitive. Keep container tightly closed. Store away from oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P221-P210-P220-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Take any precaution to avoid mixing with combustibles.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Keep/Store away from clothing/combustible materials.
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.

GHS H Statement
H272-H315-H319-H335
May intensify fire; oxidizer.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.