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63560 Sigma-Aldrich

D-Mannitol

ACS reagent, for microbiology, ≥99.0%

Synonym: Mannite

  • CAS Number 69-65-8

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H14O6

  • Molecular Weight 182.17

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1721898

  •  EC Number 200-711-8

  •  MDL number MFCD00064287

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24882728

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Properties

Related Categories Base Ingredients for Media, Carbohydrate Sources (Sugars/Extracts), Microbiology, Sugars for Media
grade   ACS reagent
  for microbiology
InChI Key   FBPFZTCFMRRESA-KVTDHHQDSA-N
assay   ≥99.0% (sum of enantiomers, HPLC)
  ≥99.0%
optical activity   [α]20/D +24.0±1° in borax solution acc. to ACS
ign. residue   ≤0.01% (as SO4)
loss   ≤0.05% loss on drying, 20 °C (HV)
mp   165-168 °C
  167-170 °C(lit.)
solubility   H2O: soluble0.1 g/mL, clear, colorless
anion traces   chloride (Cl-): ≤50 mg/kg
  sulfate (SO42-): ≤50 mg/kg
cation traces   As: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  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
  Na: ≤50 mg/kg
  Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
  Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
  Zn: ≤5 mg/kg
  heavy metals: ≤5 ppm (by ICP-OES)

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

A sugar alcohol sweet tastant. Used in sweetness inhibition studies.

Other Notes

Important starting material for the synthesis of many chiral building blocks.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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RTECS 
OP2060000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

Articles

Microbiology Introduction

An initial aim of all microbiologists is the reproducible growth of their microbial cultures, no matter whether the microorganisms are of natural origin or have been genetically engineered by man. Re...
Keywords: Absorption, Aerobic, Anaerobic, Antibiotics, Antimicrobials, Buffers, Culture media, Diffusion, Environmental, Filtration, Genetic, Growth factors, Metabolism, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Reductions, Respiration, Sample preparations, Vitamins

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