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Paraformaldehyde, 96%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog number: A11313.22
100 g, Each
Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Paraformaldehyde, 96%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog number: A11313.22
100 g, Each
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Catalog number: A11313.22
also known as A11313-22
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Chemical Identifiers

CAS
30525-89-4
IUPAC Name
formaldehyde
Molecular Formula
CH2O
InChI Key
WSFSSNUMVMOOMR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES
C=O
Appearance (Color)
White
Form
Powder or granules
Identification (FTIR)
Conforms
Assay from Supplier's CofA
≥95.0 to ≤106.0%

Description

Paraformaldehyde is used as a fumigant, a disinfectant and in the manufacture of synthetic resins like melamine resin, phenol resin and polyacetal resin. It is also used in cell culture. It also serves as a fixative in electron microscopy. It is also used in the preparation of formalin fixatives for tissues or cells.

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.

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