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H60872 2-Hydroxy-3-methylbutyric acid, 97%

CAS Number
4026-18-0
Synonyms

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H60872-03 1g 44.40
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2-Hydroxy-3-methylbutyric acid, 97%

MDL
MFCD00004242
EINECS
223-697-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C5H10O3
Formula Weight
118.13
Melting point
82-84°
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in dimethyl sulfoxide and methanol.

Applications

2-Hydroxy-3-methylbutyric acid is employed as internal standard for analysis of ethylene glycol (EG) and γ-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) in whole blood.

Notes

Keep container tightly sealed. Store in refrigerated conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Literature References

E. Campo.; J. Cacho.; V. Ferreira. Multidimensional chromatographic approach applied to the identification of novel aroma compounds in wine: Identification of ethyl cyclohexanoate, ethyl 2-hydroxy-3-methylbutyrate and ethyl 2-hydroxy-4-methylpentanoate. Journal of Chromatography A. 2006, 1137 (2), 223-230.

Yan-Song Zheng.; Chun Zhang. Exceptional Chiral Recognition of Racemic Carboxylic Acids by Calix[4]arenes Bearing Optically Pure α,β-Amino Alcohol Groupsd. Org. Lett. 2004, 6 (8), 1189-1192.

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

Other References

Beilstein
1721138
Harmonized Tariff Code
2918.19
TSCA
No

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