ACETIC ACID 
 
REF.NO: 60-10-001-00

A  

FORMULA :   CH3COOH

F. Wt : 60.05

B

SPECIFICATIONS

1

Appearance

Colour less  liquid (no foreign matter)

2

Color  

Max: 10  Hazen

3

Assay ( Neutralization equivalent)

Min  :99.0 %

4

Miscibility with water

Complete

5

 Evaporation Residue

Max :0.001%

6

Chloride                    

Max :1ppm            

7

Sulphates      

Max :1ppm

8

Heavy metals as pb 

Max :0.5ppm

9

Iron

Max:0.2ppm

10

Substances reducing  dichromate

Not more than 0.3 ml of 0.1 N  K2Cr2O7 should  be consumed

11

Resistance to KMnO4

Min :30 minutes

12

Acetone, Ethanol, Aldehydes

Absent  to test          

13

Sulphides

Max :2 ppm

14

Practical test

Passes the test

C

Advance quantity required to Complete acceptance testing

1 liter

D

Mode of packing

High density polythene carboys. Glass bottle  with air tight stopper