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Mg(C3H5O3)2• 3H2O

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(2N) 99% Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate
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(3N) 99.9% Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate
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(4N) 99.99% Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate
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(5N) 99.999% Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate
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Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate Properties (Theoretical)

Compound Formula C6H16MgO9
Molecular Weight 256.49
Appearance White powder
Melting Point 41 °C
Boiling Point 227.6 °C
Density N/A
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 256.064474
Monoisotopic Mass 256.064474

Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate Health & Safety Information

Signal Word N/A
Hazard Statements H315-H319
Hazard Codes N/A
Risk Codes 36/38
Safety Statements 26-37
RTECS Number OD5660000
Transport Information N/A
WGK Germany 1

About Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate

Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate is generally immediately available in most volumes, including bulk orders. American Elements can produce materials to custom specifications by request, in addition to custom compositions for commercial and research applications and new proprietary technologies. American Elements also casts any of the rare earth metals and most other advanced materials into rod, bar or plate form, as well as numerous other machined shapes and in the form of solutions and organometallic compounds. Ultra high purity and high purity forms also include metal powder, submicron powder and nanomaterials, targets for thin film deposition, and pellets for chemical vapor deposition (CVD) and physical vapor deposition (PVD) applications. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available, as is additional research, technical and safety (MSDS) data. Please contact us for information on lead time and pricing above.

Magnesium L-lactate Trihydrate Synonyms

Magnesium dl-lactate trihydrate; magnesium(2+) trihydrate dilactate; L-Lactic acid magnesium salt trihydrate; magnesium 2-hydroxypropanoate trihydrate; di(lactato-O1, O2)magnesium, Magnesium lactate 3-hydrate, 26867-84-5, 4157-82-8, magnesium lactate dihydrate; Magnesium, bis[2-(hydroxy-kO)propanoato-kO]-, (T-4)-; MFCD00050751

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula Mg(C3H5O3)2• 3H2O
MDL Number MFCD00156534
EC No. 242-671-4
Beilstein Registry No. 6099583
Pubchem CID 17964493
IUPAC Name magnesium; (2S)-2-hydroxypropanoate; trihydrate
SMILES CC(C(=O)[O-])O.CC(C(=O)[O-])O.O.O.O.[Mg+2]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/2C3H6O3.Mg.3H2O/c2*1-2(4)3(5)6;;;;/h2*2,4H,1H3,(H,5,6);;3*1H2/q;;+2;;;/p-2

Packaging Specifications

Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes, and 36,000 lb. tanker trucks.

Related Elements

Magnesium Bohr ModelSee more Magnesium products. Magnesium (atomic symbol: Mg, atomic number: 12) is a Block S, Group 2, Period 3 element with an atomic mass of 24.3050. The number of electrons in each of Magnesium's shells is [2, 8, 2] and its electron configuration is [Ne] 3s2. The magnesium atom has a radius of 160 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 173 pm. Magnesium was discovered by Joseph Black in 1775 and first isolated by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1808. Magnesium is the eighth most abundant element in the earth's crust and the fourth most common element in the earth as a whole. Elemental MagnesiumIn its elemental form, magnesium has a shiny grey metallic appearance and is an extremely reactive. It is can be found in minerals such as brucite, carnallite, dolomite, magnesite, olivine and talc. Commercially, magnesium is primarily used in the creation of strong and lightweight aluminum-magnesium alloys, which have numerous advantages in industrial applications. The name "Magnesium" originates from a Greek district in Thessaly called Magnesia.


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