Babcock Sulfuric - For fat content testing

What is Babcock Sulfuric Acid?
  • Babcock Sulfuric is a clear, colorless solution that is diluted from Reagent Grade Sulfuric Acid.

What are other names (Synonyms) for Babcock Sulfuric Acid?
  • Dilute Sulfuric Acid

What is the CAS Number for Babcock Sulfuric Acid?
  • 7664-93-9

What is the chemical formula for Babcock Sulfuric Acid?
  • H2SO4

How is Babcock Sulfuric Acid packaged?
  • 4 x 1 gallon bottles per case

What is Babcock Sulfuric Acid used for?
  • To measure the fat content of milk.

TYPICAL PROPERTIES of Babcock Sulfuric Acid

Boiling Point:
  • N/A

Specific Gravity:
  • 1.82 - 1.83 at 20 °C

Appearance / Odor:
  • Clear, colorless solution

Solubility in Water:
  • Soluble

Melting Point:
  • 3 °C (37 °F)

  • 1.2 at 5 g/l

Molecular Weight:
  • N/A


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