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Alfa Aesar™ Zinc acetate dihydrate, 97+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Zinc acetate dihydrate
CAS 5970-45-6
Molecular Formula Zn(OOCCH3)2·2H2O
Formula Weight 219.50g/mol (183.47g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00066961
UN Number UN3077
Beilstein 3732513
Merck Index 14,10128
Synonym Acetic acid zinc salt
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AAA1290922

 
alfa aesar™
A12909-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1290936

 
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A12909-36
500g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA12909A4

 
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A12909-A4
2.5kg CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 237°C
pH 6 to 7
Quantity 100g
Odor Weak, Characteristic
Chemical Name or Material Zinc acetate dihydrate
CAS 5970-45-6
Assay ≥97%
Molecular Formula Zn(OOCCH3)2·2H2O
Formula Weight 219.50g/mol (183.47g/mol Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00066961
UN Number UN3077
Beilstein 3732513
Merck Index 14,10128
Synonym Acetic acid zinc salt
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302-H319
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P301+P312-P337+P313-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 9; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES, SOLID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number ZG8750000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Zinc acetate dihydrate is used in the preparation of layered Zn-arylphosphonates with potential application in sorption, ion exchange or catalysis and zinc sulfide nanoparticles coated on silica particles. It is used in dietary and medical applications. It is also used as lozenges for treating the common cold. It is used as a seeding material to grow zinc oxide nanorods on the microfibers of polyethylene terephthalate fabric. In addition, it finds application as wood preservation, production of other zinc salts, ethylene acetate manufacture, and an analytical reagent in various industries. As a plating inhibitor, it is used in nuclear power plant.

Solubility
Soluble in water and alcohol.

Notes
Incompatible with zinc salts, alkalies-their carbonates, oxalates, phosphates and sulfides.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P301+P312-P337+P313-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H302-H319
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes serious eye irritation.