High Pure Zinc Acetate Dihydrate / Zinc Acetate Dehydrate Technical
Zinc acetate dihydrate is available as white powder.
Zinc acetate, anhydrous is available in pharmaceutical grade and
Technical Pure grade
Grade U.S.P Technical Pure
Assay 99.0%-101.0% 98.0%-102.0%
pH at 20℃ in 5% aqueous sol. 6.0-7.0 6.0-7.0
Insoluble Matter%≤ 0.005 0.005
Chloride(CI) %≤ 0.005 0.01
Sulfate(SO4) %≤ 0.01
Iron(Fe) %≤ 0.0005 0.0005
Lead(as Pb) %≤ 0.002 0.005
Organic Volatile Impurities To pass test
Arsenic(As) %≤ 0.0003 0.0003
Both grades conform to
On request: Technical Pure
Methods of analysis
Details of test methods can be supplied on request.
Zinc acetate, anhydrous is supplied in polyethylene lined paper
Storage and handling
The product should be stored and handled in its original packaging
or in a suitable sealed container and kept in a clean and dry
place. Storage conditions should preferably be a sheltered
environment with limited temperature variations and low humidity
levels. Direct contact of the package with water or any other
liquid is likely to cause the product to cake. Pallets should not
be stacked. Under normal conditions, the use of this product does
not cause any undue health hazard. Precautions should be taken to
prevent eye-and prolonged or repeated skin contact with the solid
product or its solutions.
Eye contact: In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with
plenty of water and seek medical advice.
Skin contact: Wash with water. Remove contaminated clothing, which
should be washed before re-use. Ingestion:
Wash out mouth with water. Obtain medical attention.
Zinc acetate, anhydrous presents little fire hazard.
Zinc acetate, anhydrous is used in the pharmaceutical industry, as
a buffer in the photographic industry and as a supplement for
animal feeds to increase the milk fat production of dairy
cattle(1).It is also used in the production of dye stuffs, as a
polymerization catalyst, as a polymer stabilizer, as a flavouring
agent, and in the manufacture of hydroxyl oximes, which are used as
extractants in hydrometallurgy.
Detailed information on the use of sodium acetate for this
application can be supplied on request.
Molecular mass 183.46
Flash point ℃ >250
Solubility in water: at 20℃ g/100ml 30
The solid or solutions may cause irritation to the eyes. Prolonged
or repeated skin contact may
Cause slight irritation. Exposure to the dust at high
concentrations or ingestion may cause irritation to the nose,
throat, and upper respiratory tract.
Information contained in this publication is accurate to the best
of the knowledge of Wuxi Yangshan Biochemical Co., Ltd. The company
does not accept any liability whatsoever, except as otherwise
Provided by law, in respect of the use of this information nor in
respect of the use, application,
Adaptation or processing of any product(s) described herein.
Wuxi Yangshan Biochemical Co., Ltd. has an ongoing quality system
and is certified according to ISO 9001:2000