Keep away from oxidizers, heat, sparks and flame. Store at moderate temperatures in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Keep containers tightly closed.PDF Download
|Synonym||Methanal, Methyl aldehyde, Methylene oxide|
Chemical and Physical Properties:
|Vapor Density (g/mL ,Air=1)||1.03|
|Melting Point (oC)||-15|
|Boiling Point (oC)||98|
|Flash Point (oC)||60|
|Burning Point (oC)||300|
|Vapor Pressure (kPa, @20oC)||2.4|
Easily soluble in water.
Soluble in diethyl ether, acetone, alcohol
|Formaldehyde||37-43 % WT|
|Methanol||≤1 % WT (min 0.5% WT, max 1% WT)|
|Formic Acid||≤0.01 % WT|
|Ash on dry basis||≤0.01 % WT|
|Total Iron||≤0.0001% WT|
Packing: 1000kg/IBC drum, 200mL drum or as per request
Storage:Keep away from oxidizers, heat, sparks and flame. Store at moderate temperatures in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area. Keep containers tightly closed. Isolate from other materials.
1, Production of many more complex compounds and materials for industrial use, incl. Urea formaldehyde resin, melamine formaldehyde resin, phenol formaldehyde resin, polyoxymethylene plastics, 1,4-butanediol, methylene diphenyl diisocyanate and etc.
2, Preserving or fixing tissue or cells
3, Identifying alkaloids and other compounds in drug testing
4, Fighting bacteria
Classification: UN No.: 2209