Formamide 99.5% ACS



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Formamide, also known as methanamide, is an amide derived from formic acid. It is a clear liquid which is miscible with water and has an ammonia-like odour. It is chemical feedstock for the manufacture of sulfa drugs, other pharmaceuticals, herbicides, pesticides and the manufacture of hydrocyanic acid. It has been used as a softener for paper and fiber. It is a solvent for many ionic compounds. It has also been used as a solvent for resins and plasticizers

  • Industrial use
  • In processing of polymers
  • Various laboratory applications 

Minimum Assay: >99.5%
Molecular Formula: CH3NO
Molecular Weight: 45.04 g/mol
Boiling Point: 210 °C
Melting Point: 2-3 °C
Freezing Range: 1-3 °C
Iron (Fe): <0.0005%
Copper (Cu): <0.00001%
Zinc (Zn): <0.00005%
Lead (Pb): <0.00005%

Hazard Class: 5

Packing Group: 2

Hazard Phrases: Suspected of causing cancer [blood].  May damage the unborn child. May cause damage to organs [blood] through prolonged or repeated exposure [oral].

Prec Phrases: Obtain special instructions before use. Use personal protective equipment as required.  IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.

Cas No: 75-12-7
Einecs No: 200-842-0


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500ml, 1L, 2.5L, 5L