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Trichloroacetic Acid (Flakes or Crystals), Fisher BioReagents


Quantity 500g
Packaging Glass Bottle

Manufacturer: thermo fisher scientific  FLBP555 500

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Catalog No. BP555-500

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 1.2mbar at 50°C
Chloride 0.002% max.
Density 1.620g/cm³
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 0.002% max.
Identification Pass Test
Ignition Residue 0.030% max.
Iron (Fe) 0.001% max.
Nitrate 0.002% max.
Packaging Glass Bottle
Phosphate 5ppm max.
Substances Darkened by H2SO4 Pass Test
Sulfate 0.02% max.
Vapor Pressure 1.2mbar at 50°C, 0.08mbar at 25°C
Melting Point 52°C / 125.6°F
pH 1.2
Color White
Boiling Point 196°C / 384.8°F
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic Acid
CAS 76-03-9
Physical Form Solid
Assay 99.0% min.
Assay Percent Range ≥99.0 %
Molecular Formula C2HCl3O2
Linear Formula CCl3COOH
Formula Weight 163.39g/mol
UN Number 1839
Merck Index 15, 9792
Synonym TCA
ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Possible cancer hazard. May cause cancer based on animal data. Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Immediate medical attention is required.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:1
Instability:1
Recommended Storage RT
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic Acid
CAS 76-03-9
Physical Form Solid
Assay 99.0% min.
Assay Percent Range ≥99.0 %
Molecular Formula C2HCl3O2
Linear Formula CCl3COOH
Formula Weight 163.39g/mol
Synonym TCA

TCA is used to precipitate proteins and nucleic acids from solution.

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Emergency Overview
Possible cancer hazard. May cause cancer based on animal data. Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Immediate medical attention is required.

NFPA

Health:3
Flammability:1
Instability:1

DANGER!

RT