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593-85-1 - Guanidine carbonate, 98% - A12853 - Alfa Aesar

A12853 Guanidine carbonate, 98%

CAS Number
593-85-1
Synonyms

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250g 21.03
1000g 59.49
5000g 179.20
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Guanidine carbonate, 98%

MDL
MFCD00013029
EINECS
209-813-7

Chemical Properties

Formula
C3H12N6O3
Formula Weight
180.17
Melting point
ca 198° dec.
Solubility
Soluble in water 450 g/L (20°C); slightly soluble in alcohol and acetone.

Applications

It is employed as a strong organic alkali, organic intermediate, in soap and cosmetic products, and in the textile industry. It is also used to make fine chemicals and in consumer hair relaxer products. It is used in various industries to solve different purpose such as cosmetics as a hair relaxer that straightens hair by chemically uncurling it, detergents as a synergistic agent, pharmaceuticals as an antibiotic and microencapsulation process for carbonless paper.

Notes

Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Literature References

J.P. Varma. Inhibition of tobacco necrosis virus by guanidine carbonate.Virology.,1968,36(2), 305-308.

Hugh M. Huffman.Thermal Data. XII. The Heats of Combustion of Urea and Guanidine Carbonate and their Standard Free Energies of Formation.J. Am. Chem. Soc.,1940,62(5), 1009-1011.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302-H315-H319-H335

Harmful if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P301+P312-P312-P405-P403+P233-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Store locked up. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Beilstein
3628359
Harmonized Tariff Code
2925.29
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
FG1750000

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