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
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.