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Ascorbic Acid - available at CDI in Buffalo, NY
What is Ascorbic Acid?
A white or slightly yellow crystal / powder that gradually darkens with exposure to light.
What grades of Ascorbic Acid are available?
What are other names (Synonyms) for Ascorbic Acid?
What is the CAS Number of Ascorbic Acid?
What is the chemical formula of Ascorbic Acid?
What is the chemical structure of 2-Butoxyethanol?
How is Ascorbic Acid packaged?
25 kg bags
Where is Ascorbic Acid used?
In food it serves as an antioxidant in food additives
In photopgraphy it acts as a reductant in helping developing solutions (also as a preservative)
In metal finishing it removes stains commonly found on swimming pools
Various applications in plastics
TYPICAL PROPERTIES of Ascorbic Acid
~190 °F (~88 °C)
Appearance / Odor
White to slightly yellow crystals or crystalline powder.
Solubility in Water
80 percent at 212 °F (100 °C)
2.1-2.6 (5 mg/mL solution)
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