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Potassium formate

ReagentPlus®, 99%

Synonym(s):
Formic acid potassium salt
Linear Formula:
HCOOK
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
84.12
Beilstein:
3623272
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

Quality Level

product line

ReagentPlus®

assay

99%

form

solid

mp

165-168 °C (lit.)

InChI

1S/CH2O2.K/c2-1-3;/h1H,(H,2,3);/q;+1/p-1

InChI key

WFIZEGIEIOHZCP-UHFFFAOYSA-M

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Application

Potassium formate has been used as a biochemical component for the synthesis of liquid phantom to study the Raman reconstruction by Wiener estimation.
It can be used:
  • For the hydroxycarbonylation of aryl halides in the presence of 1–5 mol % of CO.
  • As an additive for thermal activation of sodium peroxydisulfate.
  • As a reducing agent to suppress the undesired boronic acid homocoupling reaction in Suzuki cross-coupling reaction.

Packaging

25, 500 g in poly bottle
1 kg in poly bottle

Legal Information

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Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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