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1643340 USP

Tartaric acid

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym: (2R,3R)-(+)-Tartaric acid, L-(+)-Tartaric acid, L-Threaric acid

  • CAS Number 87-69-4

  • Linear Formula HO2CCH(OH)CH(OH)CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 150.09

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1725147

  •  MDL number MFCD00064207

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329751224

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

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vapor density   5.18 (vs air)
autoignition temp.   797 °F
mp   170-172 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
SMILES string   O[C@H]([C@@H](O)C(O)=O)C(O)=O
InChI   1S/C4H6O6/c5-1(3(7)8)2(6)4(9)10/h1-2,5-6H,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)/t1-,2-/m1/s1
InChI key   FEWJPZIEWOKRBE-JCYAYHJZSA-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 
GHS05  GHS05
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
Flash Point(F) 
302 °F
Flash Point(C) 
150 °C

Documents

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