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Glycolic acid, ca 66-70% aq. soln., Thermo Scientific™

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Quantity:
500mL
2500mL
79-14-1
C2H4O3
76.051
MFCD00004312
AEMRFAOFKBGASW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
glycolic acid, hydroxyacetic acid, glycollic acid, hydroxyethanoic acid, acetic acid, hydroxy, glycolate, caswell no. 470, alpha-hydroxyacetic acid, kyselina glykolova, kyselina glykolova czech
757
CHEBI:17497
2-hydroxyacetic acid
C(C(=O)O)O
79-14-1
C2H4O3
76.051
MFCD00004312
AEMRFAOFKBGASW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
glycolic acid, hydroxyacetic acid, glycollic acid, hydroxyethanoic acid, acetic acid, hydroxy, glycolate, caswell no. 470, alpha-hydroxyacetic acid, kyselina glykolova, kyselina glykolova czech
757
CHEBI:17497
2-hydroxyacetic acid
C(C(=O)O)O

Glycolic acid is used to evaluate the efficacy of glycolic peels treatment for all types of acne. It is also used in the fine synthesis of medicine and as a raw material of cosmetics and organic synthesis.

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

Applications
Glycolic acid is used to evaluate the efficacy of glycolic peels treatment for all types of acne. It is also used in the fine synthesis of medicine and as a raw material of cosmetics and organic synthesis.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Store in cool place. Incompatible with bases and oxidizing agents.
Linear Formula HOCH2CO2H
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 1209322
Merck Index 14,4498
Solubility Information Soluble in water.
Concentration ≈67% aq. soln.
Formula Weight 76.05
Density 1.27
Boiling Point 112°C
Quantity 500mL
Flash Point None
Odor Sweet
Refractive Index 1.411
Chemical Name or Material Glycolic acid
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GHS H Statement
H314-H302-H332
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful if inhaled.

P260-P264b-P271-P280-P301+P330+P331-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P310-P363-P501c

H314-H332-H335

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

EINECSNumber : 201-180-5

RTECSNumber : MC5250000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures

RUO – Research Use Only