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100804 L(+)-Tartaric acid

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Replacement Information
Replacement InformationIn North America 100804.0250 or 100804.1000 replaces TX0010-1, material has superior tighter specifications and similar pack sizes

Key Spec Table

CAS #EC NumberHill FormulaChemical FormulaMolar MassGrade Value
87-69-4201-766-0C₄H₆O₆HOOCCH(OH)CH(OH)COOH150.09 g/molACS,ISO,Reag. Ph Eur


Catalogue NumberPackaging Qty/Pack
1008040250 Plastic bottle 250 g
1008041000 Plastic bottle 1 kg
1008045000 Plastic bottle 5 kg
1008049050 Fibre carton 50 kg
Catalogue Number100804
ReplacesTX0010-1; TX0010
Synonyms2,3-Dihydroxybutanedioic acid
DescriptionL(+)-Tartaric acid
Product Information
CAS number87-69-4
EC number201-766-0
GradeACS,ISO,Reag. Ph Eur
Hill FormulaC₄H₆O₆
Chemical formulaHOOCCH(OH)CH(OH)COOH
Molar Mass150.09 g/mol
HS Code2918 12 00
Structure formula ImageStructure formula Image
Quality LevelMQ300
Biological Information
Physicochemical Information
Density1.76 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Flash point150 °C
Ignition temperature425 °C
Melting Point170 - 172 °C
pH value1.6 (100 g/l, H₂O, 25 °C)
Vapor pressure<0.05 hPa (20 °C)
Bulk density1000 kg/m3
Solubility1390 g/l
Materials Information
Toxicological Information
Safety Information according to GHS
Hazard Pictogram(s) Hazard Pictogram(s)
Hazard Statement(s)H318: Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statement(s)P280: Wear eye protection/ face 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.
Signal WordDanger
Storage class10 - 13 Other liquids and solids
WGKWGK 1 slightly hazardous to water
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
Categories of dangerirritant
Product Usage Statements
Storage and Shipping Information
StorageStore at +2°C to +30°C.
Packaging Information
Transport Information
Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RIDKein Gefahrgut
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGRNo Dangerous Good
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-CodeNo Dangerous Good
Supplemental Information
Assay (alkalimetric)≥ 99.5 %
Assay (alkalimetric, calculated on dried substance)99.5 - 101.0 %
Identitypasses test
Appearance of solutionpasses test
Insoluble matter≤ 50 ppm
Spec. rotation [α²0/D (20 %; water calculated on dried substance)12.0 - 12.8 °
Chloride (Cl)≤ 5 ppm
Phosphate (PO₄)≤ 10 ppm
Sulfate (SO₄)≤ 50 ppm
Total sulfur (as SO₄)≤ 20 ppm
Ca (Calcium)≤ 20 ppm
Cu (Copper)≤ 5 ppm
Fe (Iron)≤ 5 ppm
Pb (Lead)≤ 5 ppm
Heavy metals (as Pb)≤ 5 ppm
Oxalate (C₂O₄)passes test
Oxalic acid≤ 350 ppm
Sulfated ash≤ 100 ppm
Loss on Drying (105 °C)≤ 0.2 %
Corresponds to ACS,ISO,Reag. Ph Eur
Global Trade Item Number
Catalogue Number GTIN
1008040250 04022536010373
1008041000 04022536010380
1008045000 04022536010403
1008049050 04022536010410


L(+)-Tartaric acid SDS


Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 

L(+)-Tartaric acid Certificates of Analysis

Product Number PackagingSpecificationLot Number
1008040250 Plastic bottlePDF Specification Document
1008041000 Plastic bottlePDF Specification Document
1008045000 Plastic bottlePDF Specification Document
1008049050 Fibre cartonPDF Specification Document


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