Glutaraldehyde 50% Tech Grade & Pharma Grade
Molecular formula: C5H8O2
Glutaraldehyde is colorless or yellowish bright liquid with slight irritating odor; soluble in water, ether and ethanol. It is active, can be easily polymerized and oxidized, and it is an excellent cross-linking agent for protein. It also has excellent sterilizing properties.
Glutaraldehyde is used as a disinfectant. It is used in sterilizing medical and dental equipment which cannot be heat sterilized. It is used as a fixative for biological tissues and for leather tanning. It is used as a chemical intermediate to produce other compounds.
Storage and Packing
Packing: 220kg/plastic drum or 1100kg/IBC
Storage: Keep container closed when not in use. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.
|Appearance||Colorless or yellowish transparent liquid|
|Assay %||50 Min|