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Paraldehyde (CIV)

PA127 | 123-63-7 | C6H12O3 | Spectrum Chemical

This is a Controlled Substance item, please contact Customer Service at 800-813-1514 or +1-310-516-8000 to purchase.

Catalog Size Package Availability Manufacturer List Price Unit
PA127-50ML 50 ML Spectrum Chemical $97.35 EA
PA127-100ML 100 ML Spectrum Chemical $167.10 EA
PA127-1LT 1 LT Spectrum Chemical $729.90 EA
PA127-20LTBL 20 LT Spectrum Chemical $7596.00 EA

Description Back to Top

Paraldehyde (CIV), a cyclic trimer of acetaldehyde molecules, is used in resin manufacture, as a preservative and in other processes as a solvent. This product is a DEA CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE - SCHEDULE IV drug and does require DEA registration by the customer and completion of DEA purchase notification forms. Ungraded products supplied by Spectrum are indicative of a grade suitable for general industrial use or research purposes and typically are not suitable for human consumption or therapeutic use.

Specifications Back to Top

Test Specification
Min Max
CONGEALING TEMPERATURE 11 C
DISTILLING RANGE 120 - 126 C
ACIDITY (as CH3COOH) 0.5 %
NONVOLATILE RESIDUE 0.06 %
CHLORIDE (Cl) TO PASS TEST
SULFATE TO PASS TEST
ACETALDEHYDE 0.4 %

Regulatory Documents Back to Top

The following documents may be required for purchase. For additional information, please contact Customer Service at 800-813-1514 or Compliance@SpectrumChemical.com

This item is a DEA CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE - SCHEDULE 4. Customers must provide a DEA Registration Certificate and complete form QAF229 and the Paraldehyde Use Certification form, QAF232.

QAF229 Designation of Authorized Purchaser: Controlled Substances
QAF232 Paraldehyde Use Certification

Shipping & Storage Back to Top

Storage Information
LIGHT SENSITIVE, AIR SENSITIVE: Keep tightly closed in light-resistant containers.
Shipping Information
When shipping via FedEx Air the item will ship priority overnight. A higher hazmat fee will apply.

DOT: UN1264, Paraldehyde, 3, PG III

Largest individual container shippable via:
UPS/FedEx Ground: 20 L    UPS Air: 2.5 L    FedEx Air: 20 L

Additional UPS-imposed hazardous material charge.

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