Glyoxal 40 T

Product Name
GLYOXAL
Generic Name
Ethanedial , Oxalaldehyde , Oxaldehyde , 1,2-E...
Synonyms
107-22-2
CAS#
Astro Chemicals Inc.
Seller Name

Product Description:

Glyoxal is the smallest dialdehyde with carbonyl groups on both carbons. It is a crystalline solid, white at low temperatures and yellow near the melting point (15 °C). The liquid is yellow, and the vapor is green. It is majorly ised in Coated paper and Textile industry, and as a Solubilizer and cross linking agent in polymer chemistry

Applications

Building block for chemicals

Textile coating

Value Propositions

Self-Polymerization

Product Details

Key Properties
PropertyValuesUnits
Density1.265g/mL at 25 C
Solubility In WaterMiscibleN/A
Boiling point124F
Refractive indexn20/D1.4087
AppearanceColorless Crystals or SolutionN/A
Melting point59F
Molecular weight58.04g/mol
Generic Specifications
PropertyValuesUnits
Water Content60 %Wt %
FormLiquidN/A
Autoignition temp545F
Vapor Pressure18mmHg ( 20 C)
Concentration (Soln)40 %wt. % in H2O
Vapor Density>1(vs air)
ColorClear colorless to yellowN/A

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