Nicotinic acid (Niacin)

Item number: AD104

Category: Nicotinic Acid


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The vitamin nicotinic acid is used as an additive in various culture media.

Synonyms: Vitamin B3, Vitamin PP, Pyridine-3-carboxylic acid
GHS-Pictograms: 07
Molecular weight: 123.11
CAS-Number: 59-67-6
Sum formula: C6H5NO2
GHS signal word: Warning
Loss on drying: max. 1.0 %
Density: 1.47
Hazard Statements: H319
EG-Number: 200-441-0
Melting point: 234 - 240 °C
Hazard statements written: Causes serious eye irritation
Boiling point: > 238 °C
Pubchem-Number: 938
Precautionary Statements: P280; P305+P351+P338; P337+P313
Solubility in water: 18 g/l (20 °C)
Precautionary statements written: Wear eye protection/ face protection; IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing; If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/ attention
Sulfated ash: max. 0.1 %
Storage Temperature: 15 - 25 °C


GHS symbol 07 Exclamation mark
H319: Verursacht schwere Augenreizung.
P280: Schutzhandschuhe / Augenschutz / Gesichtsschutz tragen.
P305+P351+P338: BEI KONTAKT MIT DEN AUGEN: Einige Minuten lang behutsam mit Wasser spülen.
Vorhandene Kontaktlinsen nach Möglichkeit entfernen. Weiter spülen.
P337+P313: Bei anhaltender Augenreizung: Ärztlichen Rat einholen / ärztliche Hilfe hinzuziehen.
Reinheit: Min. 99,5 %
Aussehen: Weißes Pulver
Aggregatzustand: Fest
Trocknungsverlust: max. 1 %
Lagerung: RT

Technische Daten

Summenformel: C6H5NO2
Molare Masse (M): 123,11 g/mol
Dichte: 1,47 g/cm3
Löslichkeit in Wasser: 18 g/l (20 °C)
pH Wert (1%): 3,4 (20 °C)
Schmelzpunkt: 234 - 240 °C
CAS-Nr.: 59-67-6
EG-Nr.: 200-441-0
PubChem-Nr.: 938

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