FORMIC ACID

REFERENCE No: 115 – 07 – 008 - 00.

A. FORMULA : HCOOH                                              

B. SPECIFICATIONS

          


1.

Appearance

Clear and colourless liquid with pungent odour and free from any suspended impurities.

2.

Assay  w/w            (Min)

85 %

3.

Specific gravity at 200C

1.195 – 1.205

4.

Non volatile matter  w/v (Max)

0.05 %

5.

Iron as Fe, w/v      (Max)

0.004 %

C. QUANTITY OF SAMPLE REQUIRED FOR TEST : 500 ml.

D. MODE OF PACKING

Packed in air tight thick polythene jerry cans properly closed and sealed.  The final packing should withstand hazards in transit.