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Polyvinyl alcohol, MW 72,000

Polyvinyl alcohol, MW 72,000

Synonyms PVA; Ethenol Homopolymer; Elvanol; Gelvatols

CAS Number: 9002-89-5 Molecular Weight: 44.053 g/mol

MDL Number: MFCD00081922

SKU 02151940-CF
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Description

Product Description

Polyvinyl Alcohol, Mw 72,000

Application Notes

Polyvinyl Alcohol(PVA) is used as a tissue stabilizer or mounting media in histochemistry. PVA has been used as a preservative. PVA forms microgels in aqueous solution.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Tissue stabilizer | Preservative

Specifications
SKU 02151940-CF
Alternate Names PVA; Ethenol Homopolymer; Elvanol; Gelvatols
Application Notes Polyvinyl Alcohol(PVA) is used as a tissue stabilizer or mounting media in histochemistry. PVA has been used as a preservative. PVA forms microgels in aqueous solution.
Base Catalog Number 151940
Boiling Point 644° F at 760 mm Hg approximately (NTP, 1992)
CAS # 9002-89-5
Density 1.329 (NTP, 1992)
Flash Point 175° F (NTP, 1992)
Format Crystalline powder
Melting Point 442° F (decomposes) (NTP, 1992)
Molecular Weight 44.053 g/mol
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, respirator filter
pH 5,0 to 6,5 (4 % solution)
RTECS Number TR8101000
Solubility Soluble (NTP, 1992)
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Vapor Pressure Negligible (NTP, 1992)