Safety (MSDS) data for sodium ascorbate
Synonyms: ascorbic acid sodium salt, ascorbicin, ascorbin, cebitate, cenolate, monosodium ascorbate, natrascorb, vitamin C sodium. [Want data on Vitamin C, rather than the sodium salt? Click here.]
CAS No: 134-03-2
EC No: 205-126-1
Appearance: white to off-white solid
Melting point: ca. 220 C (decomposes)
Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Not believed to be harmful to health.
None necessary.[Return to Physical & Theoretical Chemistry Lab. Safety home page.]
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