Salicylic Acid Powder O.R. Grade

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O.R. Grade
Salicylic Acid

Salicylic Acid, also known as 2-Hydroxybenzoic Acid, 2-Carboxyphenol, and o-Hydroxybenzoic Acid has the chemical formula C7H6O3. It appears as an odorless, white-colored to light tan solid with an acrid taste. It is slightly soluble in Water, therefore, when added to Water, it sinks and slowly mixes with it at ambient conditions. It is a beta-Hydroxy Acid that occurs as a natural compound in plants and acts as a growth regulator. Lab Alley’s Salicylic Acid is >95% pure and is an organic Carboxylic Acid. Organic Reagent (O. R) Grade is for the products that are produced using biological, mechanical practices, and other approved methods. The chemicals in O.R Grade conforms to the requirements verified by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and are highly suitable for research applications. In the United States of America (USA), Lab Alley is selling it's high-quality, Salicylic Acid, Powder, Organic Reagent Grade online at Due to its high purity, Salicylic Acid, Powder, Organic Reagent Grade is highly recommended for research applications.


Salicylic Acid Powder O.R Features:

Assay (Dried Basis) 99.5-101.0%
Melting Range 158-161°C
Loss on Drying 0.5%
Residue on Ignition 0.05%
Chloride 0.014%
Sulfate 0.02%
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 20 mg/g
Related Compounds 0.2%
Common Uses
  • Intermediate
  • Preservative
  • Peeling agent
Commercial/Industrial Applications
  • Food industry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Research laboratories
Safety and Handling

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