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Alfa Aesar™ trans-Aconitic acid, 98%

$55.30 - $935.70

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material trans-Aconitic acid
CAS 4023-65-8
Molecular Formula C6H6O6
Formula Weight 174.11
MDL Number MFCD00002721
Merck Index 14,117
Synonym 1,2,3-Propenetricarboxylic acid
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AAB2008714

  SDS
alfa aesar™
B2008714
25g Each for $55.30

AAB2008722

  SDS
alfa aesar™
B2008722
100g Each for $201.91

AAB2008736

  SDS
alfa aesar™
B2008736
500g Each for $935.70
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 174.11
TSCA TSCA
Molecular Formula C6H6O6
Synonym 1,2,3-Propenetricarboxylic acid
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
CAS 4023-65-8
Chemical Name or Material trans-Aconitic acid
Merck Index 14,117
Quantity 25g
Odor Odorless
RTECS Number UD2380000
MDL Number MFCD00002721
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Assay 98%
Melting Point ≈190°C (dec.)
Health Hazard 1 Warning

Applications
It plays an important role as an antimicrobial agent that blocks the transformation of Leishmania donovani amastigotes to prostigotes. trans-Aconitic acid is also used in synthesis of aconitate esters. It may be used for cross-linking polyvinyl alcohol film for preparing composite nanofiltration membranes.

Solubility
Soluble in water at 20°C 400g/L. Slightly soluble in ether.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280g-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.