OPA | Ortho-Phthalaldehyde

Buy OPAOrtho-phthalaldehyde or OPA is a dialdehyde used in the synthesis of heterocyclic compounds and a reagent in the analysis of amino acids. OPA is commonly used as a medical disinfectant in hospitals and as a surgical instrument sterilization solution for patient care. Ortho-phthalaldehyde can help disinfect a wide range of endoscopes and other heat sensitive semi-critical medical devices.

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OPA Specifications

CAS Number: 643-79-8
Molecular Structure: OPA
Synonyms: Ortho-Phthalaldehyde, O-Phthalaldehyde, 1,2-Benzenedicarboxaldehyde, Phthaldialdehyde, Phthalic aldehyde, Phthalic dialdehyde, Phthalaldehyde
Molecular Formula: C8H6O2
Molecular Weight: 134.13
Density: 1.19 g/mL
Melting Point: 55.5-56 °C
Appearance: Yellow solid
Packaging Information: 190kg drums, 25kg drums, or 18kg drums

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