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W210901

Sigma-Aldrich

L-Ascorbic acid

FCC, FG

Synonym(s):
L-AA, Antiscorbutic factor, Vitamin C, L-Threoascorbic acid
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C6H8O6
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
176.12
Número de FEMA:
2109
Beilstein:
84272
Número de EC:
Número MDL:
ID de la sustancia en PubChem:
NACRES:
NA.21

Nivel de calidad

400

origen biológico

synthetic

grado

FG
Fragrance grade

Agency

follows IFRA guidelines

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1223/2009
EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
FCC
FDA 21 CFR 117
FDA 21 CFR 182.3013
FDA 21 CFR 182.8013

ensayo

99.0-100.5% (iodometric)

formulario

crystalline
powder or crystals

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

color

white

pH

1.0-2.5 (25 °C, 176 g/L in water)

mp

190-194 °C (dec.)

solubilidad

water: soluble 176 g/L at 20 °C

application(s)

flavors and fragrances

Documentación

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

alérgeno alimentario

no known allergens

alérgeno de la fragancia

no known allergens

Organoléptico

green

SMILES string

OC([C@]([C@@H](O)CO)([H])O1)=C(O)C1=O

InChI

1S/C6H8O6/c7-1-2(8)5-3(9)4(10)6(11)12-5/h2,5,7-10H,1H2/t2-,5+/m0/s1

InChI key

CIWBSHSKHKDKBQ-JLAZNSOCSA-N

Gene Information

human ... SLC23A2(9962)

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Descripción general

L-Ascorbic acid, an organic acid, is found abundantly in citrus fruits. It is generally used as an antioxidant and pH adjuster in the cosmetic industry. L-AA is also used as a preservative and nutrient supplement in foods.

Aplicación

L-Ascorbic acid may be used as a reference standard for the determination of the analyte in pharmaceutical formulations, fruits and vegetables, wines and biological samples by chromatography and spectrophotometry techniques.

Envase

10, 25 kg in fiber drum
1 kg in poly bottle

Código de clase de almacenamiento

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Punto de inflamabilidad F

Not applicable

Punto de inflamabilidad C

Not applicable

Equipo de protección personal

Eyeshields, Gloves, type N95 (US)

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