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79-33-4 - L-(+)-Lactic acid, ca 85-90% aq. soln. - (S)-2-Hydroxypropionic acid - A17268 - Alfa Aesar

A17268 L-(+)-Lactic acid, ca 85-90% aq. soln.

CAS Number
79-33-4
Synonyms
(S)-2-Hydroxypropionic acid

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 21.73
500g 54.69
2500g 187.46
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L-(+)-Lactic acid, ca 85-90% aq. soln.

MDL
MFCD00064266
EINECS
201-196-2

Chemical Properties

Formula
C3H6O3
Formula Weight
90.08
Melting point
18°
Flash Point
>110°(230°F)
Density
1.209
Refractive Index
1.4270
Solubility
Fully miscible in water. Soluble in water.

Applications

It is most commonly used for fluid resuscitation after blood loss due to trauma, surgery, or burn injury. It is used in the agricultural, chemical, leather processing, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics industries, used as an electroplating agent, food/feed additive, pH regulator, cleaning/washing agent, disinfectant, and tanning agent; used to flavor animal feeds; used as a solvent and intermediate in chemical production, as a pH regulator in fabric finishing, and in paints, coatings, soaps, and cleaning products; used to make large scale and fine chemicals, pulp-paper-paper products, food products, and plastic products, in mining, health services, agriculture-forestry-fishing, and building and construction work.

Notes

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

Literature References

Antonios G Mikos, et al.Preparation and characterization of poly(l-lactic acid) foams.Polymer.,1994,35(5), 1068-1077.

Antonios G. Mikos, et al. Wetting of poly(l-lactic acid) and poly(dl-lactic-co-glycolic acid) foams for tissue culture.Biomater.,1994,15(1), 55-58.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H318-H315

Causes serious eye damage. Causes skin irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P280b-P305+P351+P338-P310

Wear protective gloves and eye protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

Other References

Merck
14,5337
Beilstein
1720251
Harmonized Tariff Code
2918.11
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
OD3100000

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