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H1009

Sigma-Aldrich

Hydrogen peroxide solution

30 % (w/w) in H2O, contains stabilizer

Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
H2O2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
34.01
Beilstein:
3587191
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

Quality Level

vapor pressure

23.3 mmHg ( 30 °C)

assay

29.0-32.0% (titration)

form

liquid

shelf life

~2 yr

reaction suitability

reagent type: oxidant

concentration

30 % (w/w) in H2O

density

1.110 g/cm3

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

OO

InChI

1S/H2O2/c1-2/h1-2H

InChI key

MHAJPDPJQMAIIY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Used to prepare solutions for induction of apoptosis. ~60% of HL60 cells were apoptotic after exposure to 15 μM H2O2 for 8 hr.

Packaging

5, 100, 500 mL in poly bottle

Features and Benefits

This compound is featured on the Phosphoprotein Phosphatases (Tyrosine) page of the Handbook of Receptor Classification and Signal Transduction. To browse other handbook pages, click here.

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Aquatic Chronic 3 - Eye Dam. 1 - Ox. Liq. 2

Storage Class Code

5.1B - Oxidizing hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

  1. What is the molarity of the 30% hydrogen peroxide solution?

    The molarity of a 30 % hydrogen peroxide solution is 9.8 M based on a density of 1.11 g/ml.

  2. How stable is the 30 % hydrogen peroxide solution?

    Although dilute solutions of hydrogen peroxide have a limited shelf life, the 30% solution (when properly stored) has a shelf life measured in years. Please see the certificate of analysis for the recommend retest date for a particular lot of Product No. H1009.

  3. Does the hydrogen peroxide contain a stabilizer?

    This product contains 0.5 ppm stannate-containing compounds and 1 ppm phosphorus-containing compounds to stabilize the solution. 

  4. Can hydrogen peroxide be detected spectrophotometrically?

    Hydrogen peroxide has a molar extinction coefficient of 43.6 at 240 nm.

  5. What is the pH of a 30% hydrogen peroxide solution?

    The pH of a 30 % hydrogen peroxide solution is typically between 3 and 4.

  6. Which document(s) contains shelf-life or expiration date information for a given product?

    If available for a given product, the recommended re-test date or the expiration date can be found on the Certificate of Analysis.

  7. How do I get lot-specific information or a Certificate of Analysis?

    The lot specific COA document can be found by entering the lot number above under the "Documents" section.

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  9. What is the Department of Transportation shipping information for this product?

    Transportation information can be found in Section 14 of the product's (M)SDS.To access the shipping information for this material, use the link on the product detail page for the product. 

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