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50-81-7 - L-(+)-Ascorbic acid, 98+% - Vitamin C - 11188 - Alfa Aesar

11188 L-(+)-Ascorbic acid, 98+%

CAS Number
50-81-7
Synonyms
Vitamin C

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 21.22
500g 41.31
2kg 139.50
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L-(+)-Ascorbic acid, 98+%

MDL
MFCD00064328
EINECS
200-066-2

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H8O6
Formula Weight
176.12
Form
Powder
Melting point
ca 191° dec.
Density
1.65
Solubility
Soluble in water. Insoluble in ether, chloroform, benzene, petroleum ether, oils, fats and fat solvents.

Applications

L-Ascorbic acid is an important nutrient and antioxidant. L-ascorbic acid is frequently used as a processing aid or as a preservative in certain nutrients or food components. It is also utilized in the synthetic polymer industry, in photo processing and in metal technology. Miscellaneous uses have been proposed in cosmetics, fibers, preservation of blood, preservation of cut plants, cleaning agents and in assay reagents.

Notes

Incompatible with oxidizing agents , alkalies, copper and iron.

Literature References

Liu, J.; Liu, L.; Wu, X.; Zhang, X.; Li, T. Environmentally friendly synthesis of graphene-silver composites with surface-enhanced Raman scattering and antibacterial activity via reduction with L-ascorbic acid/water vapor. New J. Chem. 2015, 39, 5272-5281.

Liu, F.; Wang, L.; Gu, L.; Zhao, W.; Su, H.; Cheng, X. Higher transcription levels in ascorbic acid biosynthetic and recycling genes were associated with higher ascorbic acid accumulation in blueberry. Food Chemistry 2015, 188, 399-405.

Other References

Merck
14,830
Beilstein
84272
Harmonized Tariff Code
2936.27
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
CI7650000

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