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Acetic Acid, Glacial

A1720 | 64-19-7 | C2H4O2 | Spectrum Chemical

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Acetic Acid, Glacial is an organic compound and a colorless liquid. It has a distinctive sour taste and pungent smell. It is the main component of Vinegar after water (8% by volume). Classified as a weak Acid, when concentrated it is corrosive and can attack the skin. A usefull chemical reagent for the production of chemical compounds, Acetic acid has many uses. Its main use resides in the production of vinyl acetate monomer, but it is also used in the production of ester and acetic anhydride. In this case, in it's Glacial form (undiluted), it is used as a polar protic solvent. As a solvent it is used in the purification by recrystallization of organic compounds and in the production of terephtalic acid.

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Test Specification
Min Max
ASSAY 99.0 %

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  • Certificate Of Analysis this document gives the exact details about the item's quality and compliance to specifications and relates specifically to the result of testing a representative sample drawn from the specific batch or lot material by Spectrum personnel.
  • Kosher Certificate Spectrum-labeled kosher products with the Kosher Supervision of America symbol are a firm guarantee to all Spectrum customers that the products bearing the symbol are in full compliance with the most demanding of Kosher and Pareve standards.
  • BSE / TSE Statement certifies that the product produced by Spectrum is free from Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) and Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (TSE) and is manufactured wholly from synthetic or manufactured materials and do not contain any raw materials produced from or substances derived of animal origin.
  • Residual Solvents Statement Spectrum certifies that this item meets the requirements found in USP-NF General Chapter <467> Residual Solvents / Organic Volatile Impurities.
  • Country of Origin this is an item/lot specific document that certifies the goods have been wholly produced, manufactured or processed in a particular country.

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Storage Information
HYGROSCOPIC: Keep tightly closed.
Shipping Information
When shipping via FedEx Air the item will ship priority overnight. A higher hazmat fee will apply.

DOT: UN2789, Acetic acid, glacial, 8 (3), PG II

Largest individual container shippable via:
UPS/FedEx Ground: 20 L    UPS Air: 1 L    FedEx Air: 2.5 L
Tariff No. 2915210000

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