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Alfa Aesar™ Terephthalic acid, 98+%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Terephthalic acid
CAS 100-21-0
Molecular Formula C8H6O4
Formula Weight 166.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002558
Beilstein 1909333
Merck Index 14,9162
Synonym Benzene-1,4-dicarboxylic acid
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A12527-0C
10000g Each for $539.28
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 402°C (subl.)
Flash Point 260°C (500°F)
Odor Odorless
Quantity 10000g
Chemical Name or Material Terephthalic acid
CAS 100-21-0
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C8H6O4
Formula Weight 166.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002558
Beilstein 1909333
Merck Index 14,9162
Synonym Benzene-1,4-dicarboxylic acid
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 WZ0875000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Terephthalic acid is used in the metal organic frame works. Terephthalic acid is used primarily to make polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resins and fibers, polyester fibers, films, polyethylene terephthalate solid-state resins and polyethylene terephthalate engineering resins.

Solubility
slightly soluble in water (0,017 g/L at 25°C)

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. It should be stored and used in molten form.

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.