Ammonium Persulfate

Ammonium Persulfate

Synonyms AP; APS; Ammonium peroxodisulfate; Ammonium peroxydisulfate; PER

CAS Number: 7727-54-0 Molecular Formula: (NH4)2S2O8 Molecular Weight: 228.19 g/mol

EC Number: 231-786-5 MDL Number: MFCD00003390

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Description

Product Description

Ammonium Persulfate

Application Notes

Ammonium persulfate is a polymerization catalyst used with TEMED for polyacrylamide gel formation. APS has also been utilized to study protein-protein interactions via photoinitiated crosslinking chemistry . Other applications of APS include its use as a reducer and retarder in photography, the manufacture of aniline dyes, electroplating, the decolorizing and deodorizing of oils.

Usage Statement

Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Key Applications

Polymerization catalyst

Specifications
SKU 02193988-CF
Alternate Names AP; APS; Ammonium peroxodisulfate; Ammonium peroxydisulfate; PER
Application Notes Ammonium persulfate is a polymerization catalyst used with TEMED for polyacrylamide gel formation. APS has also been utilized to study protein-protein interactions via photoinitiated crosslinking chemistry . Other applications of APS include its use as a reducer and retarder in photography, the manufacture of aniline dyes, electroplating, the decolorizing and deodorizing of oils.
Density 1.98 at 68° F (USCG, 1999)
EC Number 231-786-5
Format Crystalline powder
Grade Molecular Biology Reagent
Hazard Statements H272-H302-H315-H317-H319-H334-H335
Applications Polymerization catalyst
MDL # MFCD00003390
Melting Point Decomposes at 120 deg C
Molecular Formula (NH4)2S2O8
Molecular Weight 228.19 g/mol
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Faceshields, full-face particle respirator, Gloves, respirator cartridge, respirator filter
Physical Appearance White Crystalline Powder
Product Families Description Ammonium persulfate
Product Overview Ammonium Persulfate
Purity ≥98%
RTECS Number SE0350000
Safety Symbol GHS03, GHS07, GHS08
Solubility Solubility in <a class="pubchem-internal-link CID-962" href="https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/water">water</a>: 83.5 g/100 g <a class="pubchem-internal-link CID-962" href="https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/water">water</a> at 25 deg C
Storage and Handling Store at Room Temperature (15-30 °C); dessicate.
Usage Statement Research Use Only (RUO). Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.