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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