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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman™ Acetaldehyde, Kosher


Applications
  • Process additives

Product Description

Eastman™ Acetaldehyde, Kosher is a highly reactive, flammable, colorless liquid. It is miscible with water, ethyl alcohol, ethyl ether, acetone, benzene, gasoline, toluene, xylene, and acetic acid. Acetaldehyde undergoes the general reactions of aldehydes and is important for numerous condensation, addition, and polymerization reactions. All kosher products produced by Eastman are manufactured under rabbinical supervision in full accordance with Jewish dietary law.

Eastman™ Acetaldehyde, Kosher is available in North America in tank cars and tank trucks. For quantities less than a single tank truck, please contact Aldrich Chemical Company (800-213-1206) regarding their returnable container program.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
General
FormLiquid
Color 
     Pt-Co10 max.
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C/20°C0.78
Boiling Point21 °C
Freezing Point-123 °C
Flash Point 
     Tag Closed Cup-39 °C (-38 °F)
Assay99.7 wt % min.



Comments
Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.


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