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Formaldehyde, 37% in aq. soln., ACS, 36.5-38.0%, stab. with 10-15% methanol

Catalog number: 033314.M1
4 x 1 L, Each
Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Formaldehyde, 37% in aq. soln., ACS, 36.5-38.0%, stab. with 10-15% methanol

Catalog number: 033314.M1
4 x 1 L, Each
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Catalog number: 033314.M1
also known as 033314-M1
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Chemical Identifiers

CAS
50-00-0
IUPAC Name
formaldehyde
Molecular Formula
CH2O
InChI Key
WSFSSNUMVMOOMR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES
C=O
Color (APHA)
≤10
Free acid (titration)
≤0.006meq/g
Impurity content
SO₄: ≤ 0.002%
Appearance (Color)
Colorless
Form
Liquid

Description

Formaldehyde is used as a denaturant in formaldehyde-agarose gel electrophoresis of RNA. It is also used in fiber board, plywood, cigarette smoke, fuel burning appliances, kerosene space heaters and in photography. It acts as a precursor in the manufacturing of automobiles and is used to make components for transmissions, electrical systems, engine blocks, door panels, axles and brake shoes. It serves as a disinfectant. It is also an ingredient in glues and is used as a preservative in medical laboratories, as an embalming fluid and as a sterilizer.

This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific Chemicals.

WARNING: Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
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