Product Information
ApplicationEsculin for microbiology. CAS 66778-17-4, molar mass 367.31 g/mol.
Biological Information
Physicochemical Information
Melting Point212 °C (decomposition)
Bulk density200 kg/m3
Solubility74 g/l
Materials Information
Toxicological Information
Safety Information according to GHS
Storage class10 - 13 Other liquids and solids
WGKWGK 3 highly hazardous to water
Relatively unreactive organic reagents should be collected in container A. If halogenated, they should be collected in container B. For solid residues use container C.
Safety Information
Product Usage Statements
Storage and Shipping Information
StorageStore at +15°C to +25°C.
Packaging Information
Transport Information
Supplemental Information
Purity (HPLC)≥ 98.0 %
Identity (IR-spectrum)conforms
Spec. rotation (α 20/D; 2 %; dioxan/water (1:1); calc. on anhydrous substance)-87 - -84 °
Heavy metals (as Pb)≤ 0.004 %
Fraxin (HPLC)≤ 0.5 %
Sulfated ash≤ 0.1 %
Water6.5 - 8.0 %
Suitability for microbiologyconforms


Esculin SDS


Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 

Esculin Certificates of Analysis

Product Number PackagingSpecificationLot Number
1008420025 Plastic bottlePDF Specification Document

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