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1615956 USP

Sorbic acid

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym: α-trans-γ-trans-Sorbic acid, (E,E)-1,3-Pentadiene-1-carboxylic acid, 2,4-Hexadienoic acid, 2E,4E-Hexadienoic acid, trans,trans-2,4-Hexadienoic acid, C6:2n-2,4, NSC 35405, NSC 49103, NSC 50268

  • CAS Number 110-44-1

  • Linear Formula CH3CH=CHCH=CHCOOH

  • Molecular Weight 112.13

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1098547

  •  MDL number MFCD00002703

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329751136

  •  NACRES NA.24

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grade   pharmaceutical primary standard
vapor pressure   0.01 mmHg ( 20 °C)
form   neat
mfr. no.   USP
mp   132-135 °C (lit.)
density   1.2 g/cm3 at 20 °C
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
format   neat
storage temp.   room temp
SMILES string   C\C=C\C=C\C(O)=O
InChI   1S/C6H8O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6(7)8/h2-5H,1H3,(H,7,8)/b3-2+,5-4+
InChI key   WSWCOQWTEOXDQX-MQQKCMAXSA-N

Description

General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

USP issued SDS can be found here.

Sales restrictions may apply.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Target organs 
Respiratory system
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
260.6 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
127 °C - closed cup

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Protocols & Articles

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