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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. These materials may or may not have a Certificate of Analysis available.

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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