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Trichloroacetic Acid (Flakes or Crystals), Fisher BioReagents

$103.95 - $236.74

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic Acid
CAS 76-03-9
Physical Form Solid
Assay ≥99.0%
Assay Percent Range ≥99.0 %
Molecular Formula C2HCl3O2
Linear Formula CCl3COOH
Formula Weight 163.39
Synonym TCA
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Products
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BP555-1

  SDS
thermo fisher scientific
FLBP5551
Glass Bottle 1kg Each for $236.74
Case of 4 Each for $946.96

BP555-250

  SDS
thermo fisher scientific
FLBP555250
Glass Bottle 250g Each for $103.95
Case of 6 Each for $623.70

BP555-500

  SDS
thermo fisher scientific
FLBP555500
Glass Bottle 500g Each for $142.24
Case of 6 Each for $853.44
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Assay ≥99.0%
Melting Point 52°C
Boiling Point 196°C
Formula Weight 163.39
Quantity 1kg
Merck Index 15, 9792
DOT Information DOT Class 8, : Corrosive
Vapor Pressure 1.2mbar at 50°C, 0.08mbar at 25°C
pH 1.2
Color White
Physical Form Solid
Density 1.620g/cm³
Chloride 0.002% max.
Identification Pass Test
Ignition Residue 0.030% max.
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
Packaging Glass Bottle
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 1.2mbar at 50°C
Phosphate 5ppm max.
Chemical Name or Material Trichloroacetic Acid
Substances Darkened by H2SO4 Pass Test
Sulfate 0.02% max.
Assay Percent Range ≥99.0 %
Molecular Formula C2HCl3O2
Linear Formula CCl3COOH
CAS 76-03-9
ChemAlert Storage Symbol White
UN Number 1839
Synonym TCA
Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 0.002% max.
Iron (Fe) 0.001% max.
Nitrate 0.002% max.
Recommended Storage RT

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

Safety and Handling
 

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