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A11620 Aluminum acetate, basic hydrate

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Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A11620-22 100g 24.00
A11620-36 500g 76.80
A11620-0E 2500g 303.00
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Aluminum acetate, basic hydrate


Chemical Properties

approx (CH3CO2)2AlOH•xH2O
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Insoluble in water


Aluminum acetate, basic hydrate is used in medicine as an astringent and an antiseptic. It is also used as a mordant in dyeing, waterproofing and fireproofing agent. Further, it acts as a disinfectant in embalming and a dusting powder. In addition to this, it is used in antiperspirants.


Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Al-Ghamdi, A. A.; Al-Hartomy, O. A.; El Okr, M.; Nawar, A. M.; El-Gazzar, S.; El-Tantawy, F.; Yakuphanoglu, F. Semiconducting properties of Al doped ZnO thin films. Spectrochim. Acta, Part A 2014, 131, 512-517.

Shin, H. U.; Stefaniak, A. B.; Stojilovic, N.; Chase, G. G. Comparative dissolution of electrospun Al2O3 nanofibres in artificial human lung fluids. Environ. Sci.: Nano 2015, 2 (3), 251-261.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P264b-P271-P280-P302+P352-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P332+P313-P337+P313-P362-P501c

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

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