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Thermo Scientific Chemicals Formaldehyde, 37 wt% sol. in water, stab. with 5-15% methanol

Formaldehyde, formalin, CAS # 50-00-0, is a colorless volatile used as a histologic fixative and disinfectant.

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Description

Description

This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Acros Organics product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Acros Organics product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific Chemicals.

General description

  • Formaldehyde (formalin) is an organic compound used for crosslinking proteins in biological samples such as tissue sections, culture cells, and whole specimens
  • Formaldehyde is an intermediate in the combustion of methane and can exist in many forms
  • It is a volatile, colorless liquid; that can be stored long-term in appropriate containers
  • Comes stabilized in solution with methanol

Applications

  • It May be used in pain research for induction of pain and inflammation
  • Monomeric formaldehyde is formulated especially for laboratory applications
  • Commonly used in RNA isolation as a denaturant
TRUSTED_SUSTAINABILITY
Specifications

Specifications

Formaldehyde
50-00-0, 7732-18-5, 67-56-1
Clear
97.0°C
Plastic Jerrycan
1.3755 to 1.3775
MFCD00003274
01,397; 02,200; 04,238; 05,312; 06,264; 07,158; 08,231; 09,224; 10,186; 11,240; 12,232; 14,168; 15,161; 16,171
15, 4263
Solubility in water: soluble. Other solubilities: soluble in alcohol, ether and acetone
C=O
5 to 15% methanol
712
2mbar at 20°C
35.0 to 39.0%
37 wt% Solution in Water, Stabilized with 10 to 15% Methanol
-15.0°C
1.0830g/mL
50°C
CH2O
HCHO
5 L
1.083
formalin, methanal, formol, methylene oxide, paraformaldehyde, oxomethane, paraform, formic aldehyde, oxymethylene, methyl aldehyde
WSFSSNUMVMOOMR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
formaldehyde
30.03
CHEBI:16842
30.03
Solution
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Causes damage to organs.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Toxic if inhaled.
Toxic if swallowed.
May cause cancer.
Fl

GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses,if pre

GHS Signal Word: Danger

SDS
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