Paraformaldehyde - CAS # 30525-89-4
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Chemical Name: Paraformaldehyde
Chemical Formula: (CH2O)n
CAS Number: 30525-89-4
Synonyms: paraform, polyoxymethane, polymerised formaldehyde,
Appearance: white powder with formaldehyde-like odour
Melting Point: 120 C
Vapor Density: 1.03
Flash Point: 70 C
Explosion Limits: 7.0 - 73%
Stability: Stable. Incompatible with strong acids, organic acids, strong oxidizing agents, oxides, alkalies, strong bases, amines. Combustible. Dust may form an explosive mixture with air. Liberates poisonous gases on combustion.
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