ATZ Labs - a subsidiary of Life Technologies (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Life Technologies India
PhytoTechnology Laboratories

Acetylsalicylic Acid
Product ID: A118


Description: Acetylsalicylic acid is a plant defense biochemical that has induced tobacco's resistance to the tobacco mosaic virus.

Synonyms: 2-(Acetyloxy)benzoic Acid; o-Acetylsalicylic acid, Aspirin

Solubility Hot to Boiling Water
Physical Form Solid
Storage Temp. Room Temperature
Other Notes Plant Tissue Culture Tested
UPC / SKU A118
CAS NUMBER 50-78-2
Formula Weight 180.16
Formula C9H8O4
Synonyms 2-(Acetyloxy)benzoic Acid; Aspirin
Storage Temp. Room Temperature
Tariff Code 2918.22.0000
Risk Info (R) 22-36/37/38
Safety Info (S) 22-45-36/37/39
No information available

A118 Acetylsalicylic Acid

Synonym: 2-(Acetyloxy)benzoic Acid; 2-Acetoxybenzoic Acid; Aspirin

CAS: 50-78-2

Formula: C9H8O4

Molecular Wt: 180.16

Form: Powder
Appearance: White Crystalline
Solubility: Per Merck solubility index, approx. 3.3 g/L in water @ RT; More soluble in hot water. Very soluble in ethanol and DMSO.
Typical Working Concentration: Varies with application, should be determined by end user.
Storage Temp: Room Temperature
Storage Temp of Stock Solution: Do not store solutions; use fresh solutions.
Other Notes: Plant Tissue Culture Tested

Application Notes
Avoid solutions with a pH above 7.4 as acetylsalicylic acid will hydrolyze to salicylic acid.

Merck 13, 856