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Formic Acid, 23 M, 88% Solution, Reagent, 100 mL

Item #: F0044

Price: $12.50

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F.W. 46.03

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Hazard Alert

Corrosive to skin and tissue; reacts violently with bases. Upon aging, decomposes to carbon monoxide and water thus creating potential explosive danger in a tightly sealed bottle. Explosions have occurred. Slightly toxic by ingestion and inhalation. LD50 1100 mg/kg. TLV 9.4 mg/m3.

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Storage:
Organic #1 in a dedicated acid cabinet. If one is not available, then store in a Flinn Saf-Cube™.
Disposal:
#24a. U-Listed (U123); purchase small amounts for effective inventory control.
Shelf Life:
Poor; research suggests it ages poorly and may be an explosion risk. Avoid extended storage.
Soluble:
Water, alcohol, and ether.
Color:
None
Odor:
Penetrating, strong, vinegar-like.
CAS No.:
64-18-6
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