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LC5272 Sorbic acid
suitable for use as excipient exp

 

Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC32272 Plastic bottle 5 kg inquire
AC32272 Fiber carton 25 kg inquire

 

Product information
Synonyms 2,4-Hexadienic acid
Hill Formula C6H8O2
HS Code 2916 19 95
EC number 203-768-7
Molar mass 112.13 g/mol
CAS number 110-44-1

 

Chemical and physical data
Ignition temperature >130 °C
Solubility 1.6 g/l (20 °C)
Melting point 132 – 135 °C
Molar mass 112.13 g/mol
Density 1.2 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Bulk density 650 kg/m3
pH value 3.3 (1.6 g/l, H2O, 20 °C)
Boiling point ca.228 °C (1013 hPa) (decomposition)
Vapor pressure 0.01 hPa (20 °C)
Flash point 127 °C

 

Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H315: Causes skin irritation.
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
H335: May cause respiratory irritation.
Precautionary Statement(s) P302 + P352: IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Signal Word Warning
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Storage class 10 – 13 Other liquids and solids
WGK WGK 1 slightly water endangering
Disposal 3
Relatively unreactive organic reagents should be collected in container A. If halogenated, they should be collected in container B. For solid residues use container C.

 

Safety information
R Phrase R 36/37/38
Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
S Phrase S 22-24/25
Do not breathe dust.Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Categories of danger irritant
Hazard Symbol Irritant

 

Transport information
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code No Dangerous Good
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR No Dangerous Good

 

Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 7360 mg/kg
LD 50 dermal LD50 rat > 2000 mg/kg

 

Specifications
Assay (acidimetric, calc. on anhydrous substance) 99.0 – 101.0 %
Identity passes test
Appearance of solution (5 %; ethanol 96 %) passes test
Melting range
– lower value
≥ 133 °C
– upper value ≤ 135 °C
Heavy metals (as Pb) ≤ 0.0010 %
As (Arsenic) ≤ 0.0003 %
Cd (Cadmium) ≤ 0.001 %
≤ 0.001 % ≤ 0.001 %
Hg (Mercury) ≤ 0.0001 %
Pb (Lead) ≤ 0.0002 %
Zn (Zinc) ≤ 0.001 %
Aldehydes (as Acetaldehyd) ≤ 0.15 %
Residual solvents (Ph.Eur./USP/ICH) class 3 ≤ 0.5 %
Other residual solvents (Ph.Eur./USP/ICH) excluded by production process
Thermal stability (105 °C) No coloration
Loss on drying ≤ 0.5 %
Water ≤ 0.5 %
Sulfated ash ≤ 0.2 %
Residues of metal catalysts or metal reagents acc. to EMEA/C HMP/SWP/4446/2000 are not likely to be present.
conform Ph Eur, BP, NF, FCC, E 200