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Picric Acid 98%


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Picric Acid 98%

This yellow crystalline solid is one of the most acidic phenols. Bouin solution is a common picric acid-containing fixative solution used for histology specimens

Minimum Assay: >98%

Moistened with Water

Molecular Formula: (O2N)3C6H2OH     

Molecular Weight: 229.10

C.I. 10305             

Explosive Limits: <0.01

Melting Point: 122-123 °C (dried material, Lit. Merck Index 12th Ed.)(lit.)

Hazard Class: 4.1

Packing Group: 1

Hazard Phrazes: Flammable solid. Toxic if swallowed. Toxic in contact with skin. Harmful if inhaled.

Prec Phrazes: Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.

Flammable CLP Image toxic CLP Image

Cas No: 88-89-1
Einecs No: 201-865-9


Picric Acid 98%
Code Pack Price Qty  
GPC8021-2W 50g £39.42
GPC8021-X 100g £69.18
GPC8021-5X 500g £330.48

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