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100635  Salicylic acid
fine powder suitable for use as excipient EMPROVE® exp Ph Eur,BP,USP

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24 April 2014

Product number Packaging Qty/Pk Quantity Price
1006359019  Double PE Sack   15 kg  loading
Prices are subject to change without notice.
Product information
Grade Ph Eur,BP,USP
Synonyms 2-Hydroxybenzoic acid
Hill Formula C7H6O3
Chemical formula HOC6H4COOH
HS Code 2918 21 00
EC number 200-712-3
Molar mass 138.12 g/mol
CAS number 69-72-7
Chemical and physical data
Ignition temperature 500 °C
Solubility 2 g/l (20 °C)
Melting point 157 - 159 °C
Molar mass 138.12 g/mol
Density 1.443 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Bulk density 400 - 500 kg/m3
pH value 2.4 (H2O) (saturated solution)
Boiling point 211 °C (1013 hPa)
Vapor pressure < - 1 hPa (100 °C)
Flash point 157 °C
Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H302: Harmful if swallowed.
H318: Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statement(s) P280: Wear eye protection.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P313: Get medical advice/ attention.
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Pictogram(s)
RTECS VO0525000
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 22-41
Harmful if swallowed.Risk of serious damage to eyes.
S Phrase S 22-24-26-39
Do not breathe dust.Avoid contact with skin.In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.Wear eye/face protection.
Categories of danger harmful, irritant
Hazard Symbol
Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 1250 - 1580 mg/kg
LD 50 dermal LD50 rat > 2000 mg/kg
Salicylic acid, molecular structure

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