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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/REAXYS Number 605763

  •  EC Number 203-743-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00002700

  •  eCl@ss 39021709

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329747799

  •  NACRES NA.21

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Agency/Method   tested according to USP/NF
Quality Level   200
vapor pressure   1.7 mmHg ( 165 °C)
assay   ≥99.5%
form   fine crystals
  powder
autoignition temp.   1364 °F
expl. lim.   40 %
mp   298-300 °C (subl.) (lit.)
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
storage temp.   room temp
SMILES string   OC(=O)\C=C\C(O)=O
InChI   1S/C4H4O4/c5-3(6)1-2-4(7)8/h1-2H,(H,5,6)(H,7,8)/b2-1+
InChI key   VZCYOOQTPOCHFL-OWOJBTEDSA-N

Description

Application

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

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
LS9625000
Flash Point(F) 
446.0 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
230 °C - closed cup

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