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50050 Sigma-Aldrich

Glycine

≥99.0% (NT)

Synonym: Aminoacetic acid, Aminoethanoic acid, Glycocoll

  • CAS Number 56-40-6

  • Linear Formula NH2CH2COOH

  • Molecular Weight 75.07

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 635782

  •  EC Number 200-272-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00008131

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329757561

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InChI Key   DHMQDGOQFOQNFH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.0% (NT)
form   crystalline
impurities   ≤0.3% foreign amino acids
ign. residue   ≤0.1% (as SO4)
loss   ≤0.05% loss on drying, 20 °C (HV)
pKa (25 °C)   2.35
mp   240 °C (dec.)(lit.)
solubility   1 M HCl: soluble1 M, clear
anion traces   chloride (Cl-): ≤50 mg/kg
  sulfate (SO42-): ≤50 mg/kg
cation traces   Ca: ≤10 mg/kg
  Cd: ≤5 mg/kg
  Co: ≤5 mg/kg
  Cr: ≤5 mg/kg
  Cu: ≤5 mg/kg
  Fe: ≤5 mg/kg
  K: ≤50 mg/kg
  Mg: ≤5 mg/kg
  Mn: ≤5 mg/kg
  NH4+: ≤200 mg/kg
  Na: ≤50 mg/kg
  Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
  Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
  Zn: ≤5 mg/kg

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RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
MB7600000

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