Formic acid
(14501660 | 64-18-6)

CAS: 64-18-6
Molecular Formula: CH2O2
Molecular Weight: 46.03
Availablility: In Stock
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Formic acid Chemical Structure

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Product Detail
Product Code 14501660
Product Name Formic acid
Categories Building Blocks Organics Reagents Research Organics & Inorganics
CAS 64-18-6
Molecular Formula CH2O2
Molecular Weight 46.03
Storage Details Ambient
Harmonised Tariff Code 29151100

Product Specification
Refractive Index 1.369 - 1.373
Water Content (KF) ≤ 2.0%
Assay (aqueous acid-base titration) ≥ 96%, ≼ 104%
Appearance Colourless to very faint yellow liquid
Identification (IR) Conforms to structure

Safety Information
Skull and Cross Bones
Signal word danger
Hazard statements
  • H226: Flammable liquid and vapour

  • H302: Harmful if swallowed

  • H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage

  • H331: Toxic if inhaled
Precautionary statements
  • P210: Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. No smoking

  • P260: Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray

  • P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection

  • P301+312: IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell

  • P302+352: IF ON SKIN: Wash with soap and water

  • P305+351+338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do, continue rinsing