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9002-93-1 - Triton® X-100 - Octoxynol-9 - Polyethylene glycol tert-octylphenyl ether - A16046 - Alfa Aesar

A16046 Triton® X-100

CAS Number
9002-93-1
Synonyms
Octoxynol-9
Polyethylene glycol tert-octylphenyl ether

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100ml 16.83
500ml 32.02
2500ml 110.89
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Triton® X-100

MDL
MFCD00132505

Chemical Properties

Formula Weight
ca. 625
Melting point
ca 5°
Boiling Point
>250°
Flash Point
180°(356°F)
Density
1.061
Refractive Index
1.4900
Solubility
Miscible with water.

Applications

Detergent, equivalent to Nonidet P-40.Triton|r X-100 is used as a non-ionic detergent, emulsifier and dispersing agent. It is useful for isolation of membrane proteins. It is also used in electrophoresis. It is an active ingredient in influenza vaccine (Fluzone). It finds applications in the dispersion of carbon materials for soft composite materials and restricting colony expansion in Aspergillus nidulans in microbiology. Further, it is an active ingredient in homemade vinyl record cleaning fluids together with distilled water and isopropyl alcohol.

Notes

Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong acids, strong bases and strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Nonionic detergent and emulsifier.

El-Agamey, A.; El-Hagrasy, M. A.; Suenobu, T.; Fukuzumi, S. Influence of pH on the decay of beta-carotene radical cation in aqueous Triton X-100: A laser flash photolysis study. J. Photochem. Photobiol., B 2015, 146, 68-73.

Patel, V.; Bharatiya, B.; Ray, D.; Aswal, V. K.; Bahadur, P. Investigations on microstructural changes in pH responsive mixed micelles of Triton X-100 and bile salt. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2015, 441, 106-112.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302-H319-H402-H412

Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation. Harmful to aquatic life. Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Precautionary Statements: P280d-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313

Wear protective clothing and eye protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

Other References

Merck
14,6761
Harmonized Tariff Code
3402.13
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
MD0907600

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