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03761 Sigma-Aldrich

Fumaric acid

tested according to USP/NF

Synonym: Acidum fumaricum

  • CAS Number 110-17-8

  • Linear Formula HOOCCH=CHCOOH

  • Molecular Weight 116.07

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 605763

  •  EC Number 203-743-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00002700

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24845580

  •  eCl@ss 39021709

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Properties

Related Categories Acids, Acids & Bases, Analytical/Chromatography, Chemical Synthesis, Organic Acids,
grade   USP/NF (Tested according to )
vapor pressure   1.7 mmHg ( 165 °C)
InChI Key   VZCYOOQTPOCHFL-OWOJBTEDSA-N
assay   ≥99.5%
form   fine crystals
  powder
autoignition temp.   1364 °F
pharmacopeia   testing conforms to Pharmacopeia
expl. lim.   40 %
mp   298-300 °C (subl.)(lit.)

Description

Other Notes

Same product — same quality — now Sigma-Aldrich brand

Application

Fumaric acid may be used in the preparation of L-Lysine-fumaric acid crystals.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
LS9625000
Flash Point(F) 
446 °F
Flash Point(C) 
230 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

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