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100383 DL-Malic acid


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CAS #EC NumberHill FormulaMolar MassGrade Value
6915-15-7230-022-8C₄H₆O₅134.09 g/molPh Eur,NF,FCC,E 296

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      Catalogue Number100383
      SynonymsDL-Hydroxysuccinic acid, Hydroxybutanedioic acid, DL-Hydroxysuccinic acid
      Product Information
      CAS number6915-15-7
      EC number230-022-8
      GradePh Eur,NF,FCC,E 296
      Hill FormulaC₄H₆O₅
      Molar Mass134.09 g/mol
      HS Code2918 19 90
      Structure formula ImageStructure formula Image
      Quality LevelMQ500
      Biological Information
      Physicochemical Information
      Density1.6 g/cm3 (20 °C)
      Flash point203 °C
      Ignition temperature349 °C
      Melting Point131 - 133 °C
      pH value2.3 (10 g/l, H₂O, 20 °C)
      Vapor pressure<0.1 hPa (20 °C)
      Bulk density800 kg/m3
      Solubility558 g/l
      Materials Information
      Toxicological Information
      LD 50 oralLD50 Rat > 3200 mg/kg
      Safety Information according to GHS
      Hazard Pictogram(s) Hazard Pictogram(s)
      Hazard Statement(s)H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
      Precautionary Statement(s)P264: Wash skin thoroughly after handling.
      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.
      P337 + P313: If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/ attention.
      Signal WordWarning
      Storage class10 - 13 Other liquids and 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 +15°C to +25°C.
      Packaging Information
      Transport Information
      Supplemental Information
      Assay (acidimetric)99.0 - 100.5 %
      Assay (acidimetric, calc. on anhydrous substance)99.0 - 101.0 %
      Identity (Melting point)conforms
      Identity (IR)conforms
      Appearance of solution (20 %; water)conforms
      In water insoluble matter≤ 0.1 %
      Melting point128 - 132 °C
      Optical rotation (20 %; water; 20 °C)-0.10 - 0.10 °
      Optical rotation (8.5 %; water; 25 °C)-0.10 - 0.10 °
      As (Arsenic)≤ 0.00015 %
      Al (Aluminium)≤ 0.0010 %
      Pb (Lead)≤ 0.5 ppm
      Hg (Mercury)≤ 0.0001 %
      Related substances (HPLC) (Impurity A (fumaric acid))≤ 1.0 %
      Related substances (HPLC) (Impurity B (maleic acid))≤ 0.05 %
      Related substances (HPLC) (any other impurity)≤ 0.1 %
      Related substances (HPLC) (Sum of all other impurities)≤ 0.5 %
      Residual solvents (ICH Q3C)excluded by manufacturing process
      Sulfated ash (600 °C)≤ 0.1 %
      Water (K. F.)≤ 2.0 %
      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 (*).
      Conforms to the purity criteria on food additives according to the current European Commission Regulation.
      Corresponds to Ph Eur, NF, FCC, E 296
      Corresponds to Ph Eur, NF, FCC, E 296
      Global Trade Item Number
      Catalog Number GTIN
      1003839025 04022536006062


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