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Alfa Aesar™ Xylitol, 99%

$34.66 - $100.34

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Xylitol
CAS 87-99-0
Molecular Formula C5H12O5
Formula Weight 152.15
MDL Number MFCD00064292
Beilstein 1720523
Merck Index 14,10085
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AAA1694422

  SDS
alfa aesar
A1694422
100g Each for $34.66

AAA1694436

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1694436
500g Each for $100.34
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 152.15
Quantity 100g
Beilstein 1720523
Assay 99%
Merck Index 14,10085
TSCA TSCA
RTECS Number ZF0800000
Assay Percent Range 99%
CAS 87-99-0
Chemical Name or Material Xylitol
MDL Number MFCD00064292
Molecular Formula C5H12O5
Density 1.515g/mL

Applications
It is employed as a polyol substrate for xylitol and sorbitol dehydrogenases and sorbitol dehydrogenase derived from xylose. It is applied as a sweetener and humectants and skin conditioning agent in cosmetics industry.

Solubility
Soluble in water (50 mg/ml), abs methanol (6 g/100ml), abs ethanol (1.2 g/100ml), alcohol (very slightly), and pyridine. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Store away from oxidizing agents, water/moisture. Store under inert gas.