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100803 L(+)-Tartaric acid


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CAS #EC NumberHill FormulaChemical FormulaMolar MassGrade Value
87-69-4 201-766-0 C₄H₆O₆ HOOCCH(OH)CH(OH)COOH 150.09 g/mol Ph Eur,BP,JP,NF,E 334

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      Catalogue Number100803
      Synonyms2,3-Dihydroxybutanedioic acid
      DescriptionL(+)-Tartaric acid
      Product Information
      CAS number87-69-4
      EC number201-766-0
      GradePh Eur,BP,JP,NF,E 334
      Hill FormulaC₄H₆O₆
      Chemical formulaHOOCCH(OH)CH(OH)COOH
      Molar Mass150.09 g/mol
      HS Code2918 12 00
      Structure formula ImageStructure formula Image
      Quality LevelMQ500
      Biological Information
      Physicochemical Information
      Density1.76 g/cm3 (20 °C)
      Flash point150 °C
      Ignition temperature425 °C
      Melting Point170 - 172 °C
      pH value1.0 - 2 (150 g/l, H₂O, 25 °C)
      Vapor pressure<0.05 hPa (20 °C)
      Bulk density1000 kg/m3
      Solubility1390 g/l
      Materials Information
      Toxicological Information
      Safety Information according to GHS
      Hazard Pictogram(s) Hazard Pictogram(s)
      Hazard Statement(s)H318: Causes serious eye damage.
      Precautionary Statement(s)P280: Wear eye protection/ face protection.
      P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
      Signal WordDanger
      Storage class13 Non Combustible Solids
      WGKWGK 1 slightly 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
      Categories of dangerirritant
      Product Usage Statements
      Storage and Shipping Information
      StorageStore at +2°C to +30°C.
      Packaging Information
      Transport Information
      Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RIDKein Gefahrgut
      Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGRNo Dangerous Good
      Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-CodeNo Dangerous Good
      Supplemental Information
      Assay (acidimetric; calculated on dried substance)99.7 - 100.5 %
      Identity (wet chemistry)passes test
      Identity (IR)passes test
      Appearance of solution (10 %; water)passes test
      Spec. rotation [α²0/D (20 %; water calculated on dried substance)+12.0 - +12.8 °
      Spec. rotation [α²5/D (20 %; water calculated on dried substance)+12.0 - +13.0 °
      Chloride (Cl)≤ 0.0100 %
      Sulfate (SO₄)≤ 0.0150 %
      Sulfate (NF)passes test
      Heavy metals (as Pb)≤ 0.0010 %
      As (Arsenic)≤ 0.0001 %
      Ca (Calcium)≤ 0.0200 %
      Calcium (JP)passes test
      Hg (Mercury)≤ 0.0001 %
      Pb (Lead)≤ 0.0002 %
      Oxalates (as C₂H₂O₄)≤ 0.01 %
      Oxalate (JP)passes test
      Oxalate (NF)passes test
      Residual solvents (ICH Q3C)excluded by manufacturing process
      Sulfated ash (600 °C)≤ 0.05 %
      Loss on Drying (105 °C)≤ 0.2 %
      Elemental impurity specifications have been set considering ICH Q3D (Guideline for Elemental Impurities). Class 1-3 elements are not likely to be present above the ICH Q3D option 1 limit, unless specified and indicated (*).
      Corresponds to Ph. Eur., BP, JP, NF, E 334
      Conforms to the purity criteria on food additives according to the current European Commission Regulation.


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