certified reference material
1.03 (vs air)
52 mmHg ( 37 °C)
current certificate can be downloaded
~37% water in methanol as stabilizer
pkg of 1 mL
~37 wt. % in H2O
gas chromatography (GC): suitable
1.09 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
suitable for manufacturing use (Laboratory chemicals)
food and beverages
single component solution
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If available for a given product, the recommended re-test date or the expiration date can be found on the Certificate of Analysis.
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Cat# 47083-U is a saturated solution of formaldehyde, water, and typically another agent, most commonly methanol. In its typical form, formalin is 37% formaldehyde by weight, 6-13% methanol, and the remainder water.
A small percentage of methanol is added to limit the extent of polymerization of the formaldehyde.
Formaldehyde is a gas that is readily soluble in water. Formalin is the common name for a solution made of 37% formaldehyde, 6-13% methanol, and water. The terms are not interchangeable.
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