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294454 Sigma-Aldrich

Potassium formate

ReagentPlus®, 99%

Synonym: Formic acid potassium salt

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Properties

Related Categories Chemical Synthesis, Inorganic Salts, Potassium, Synthetic Reagents
Quality Level   200
product line   ReagentPlus®
assay   99%
mp   165-168 °C (lit.)
InChI   1S/CH2O2.K/c2-1-3;/h1H,(H,2,3);/q;+1/p-1
InChI key   WFIZEGIEIOHZCP-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Description

Application

Potassium formate has been used as a biochemical component for the synthesis of liquid phantom to study the Raman reconstruction by Wiener estimation.
It can be used:
• For the hydroxycarbonylation of aryl halides in the presence of 1–5 mol % of CO.
• As an additive for thermal activation of sodium peroxydisulfate.
• As a reducing agent to suppress the undesired boronic acid homocoupling reaction in Suzuki cross-coupling reaction.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

25, 500 g in poly bottle

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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