SPECIFICATION OF GLACIAL ACETIC ACID 

 

CHARACTERISTICS ISI SPECIFICATIONS DACL SPECFICATION
Acetic anhydride content
percent by mass, min.
98 98
Reducing substance
percent by mass, max.
0.015 0.015
Iron, Percent by mass, max. 0.0005 0.0005
Sulphates, percent by mass, max 0.003 0.003
Chlorides, percent by mass, max 0.001 0.001
Non-volatile residue,
percent by mass, max
0.01 0.01
Insoluble matter To pass the test To pass the test
Colour (Hazen) max. 20.00 20.00
Ash, percent by mass, max. 0.02 0.02
Distillation Range Difference between initial boiling point and Dry Point shall not exceed 4.0 D.C. incl. 139.5 D.C.(temp. being corrected for 760 mm Hg pressure) Difference between initial boiling point and Dry Point shall not exceed 4.0 D.C. incl. 139.5 D.C.(temp. being corrected for 760 mm Hg pressure)
Reducing Substance Test - 2 Minutes

 

CAS # 108 - 24 - 7
Molecularc Formula (CH3 CO)2 O
Apperance Clear liquid, free from suspended matter, with a pungent odure.
Excise Tariff Registration # 2915-20
Harmonised Code 2915.24
Packing 200 Kg. barrels or 10 M.T. Tanker Loads.

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