Thermo Scientific™

Mucic acid, 98%, Thermo Scientific™

500g, Each
Thermo Scientific™

Mucic acid, 98%, Thermo Scientific™

500g, Each
Quantity
Catalog number: B24170.36
also known as B24170-36
Price (USD)
189.00 / Each
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Form
Crystalline powder
Sulfated Ash
≤0.1%
Assay from Supplier's CofA
≥97.5%
Loss on Drying
≤1.0%
Appearance (Color)
White to pale cream

Description

This Thermo Scientific 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.
Applications
Mucic acid is used to replace tartaric acid in self-rising flour or fizzies. It is also used as a precursor of adipic acid en route to nylon by a rhenium-catalyzed deoxydehydration reaction. It replaces potassium bitartrate in baking powder and also used for manufacture of granular effervescing salts.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
RUO – Research Use Only

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