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TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

FORMALDEHYDE – 50% Stabilized

 

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS:

 

  Formaldehyde

  wt. % 50.0 – 50.3

  Methanol

  wt. % 0.0 – 1.5

  Acidity as Formic Acid

  wt. % 0.050 Maximum

  Color

  APHA 10 Maximum

 

TYPICAL PROPERTIES:

 

  Specific Gravity @ 25/25º C

  1.148 – 1.153

  Pounds Per Gallon @ 25º C

  9.55 – 9.59

  Flash Point ºF, Seta C. Cup

  171

  Iron   ppm 0.5 Maximum

  Odor

  Pungent

  Appearance @ 145 ºF

  Colorless Liquid

  Storage Temperature, ºF

  122 – 155

  Partial Pressure HCHO, mm Hg

  5 @ 104 oF

 

  9 @ 122 oF

 

  17 @ 140 oF

 

  23 @ 149 oF

  Storage Life at 122- 155 ºF

  30 days Maximum

 

PRODUCT FEATURES:

 

Formaldehyde in commercial form is a colorless liquid with a pungent odor.  Its principal uses are in the manufacture of thermoset resins, and various organic and agricultural chemicals.  The product is usually shipped in bulk tank truck or rail car and is available from Hexion plants located throughout the U.S. and Canada.

 

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE:

 

For additional information or assistance, please contact:

Customer Service:  +1 866 443 9466

 

 

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