Formic Acid

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CAS No. 64-18-6
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PackingISO Tank
weight per container26MT

1. Product Profile:

Product name: Formic Acid

Cas No.:64-18-6,

Technology: Methyl Formate Process

Annual Capacity: 400,000Metric Tons

2. Specification: (GB/T2093-2011)




Colorless clear liquid


75%, 85%, 90%, 94%, and 99%

Color (Pt-Co)

10 max

Chloride (Cl)

0.002% max

Sulphate (SO4)

0.001% max

Iron (Fe)

0.0001% max

Evaporation residue

0.006 max

3. Main Purity: 75%, 85%, 90%, 94%, and 99%, Purity can be customized.

4. Packing: 25KG, 35KG, 250KG , IBC(1200KG),ISO Tanks and Bulk Ship.


6. Application Fields:

Formic acid is widely used in diversifiedindustries all over the world. In medical industry it is used in makingAmidopyrin, Caffeine, Analgin, Vitamin B1, Metronidazole, Mebendazole, Flubendazoleand many other medicines. In chemical industry, Formic Acid is used in theproduction of Calcium Formate, Potassium Formate, Ethyl Formate, BariumFormate, epoxidized soybean oil, methanamide, diethyl formamide, rubber ageresister, dying and so on. It is also an important material for pesticide, suchas Triazone, Triazole, Triazophos, Tricyclazole, Triazolone. Besides, formicacid is also commonly used in Silage preservation, Leather tanning, Textiledyeing and finishing, leather processing, Feed additives, Rubber coagulant, Drillingagent, Industrial cleaning, Deicing Agent, Flue Gas desulfurization,Pretreatment for the conversion of sugarcane bagasse to bioethanol, Woodadhesive, Paper Industry, Paint Remover, etc.

7. Certification: REACH and FAMI-QS.

8. Flammability and Explosivity:

Flammable liquid and vapor. May be corrosiveto metals, Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if inhaled. Causes severe skin burnsand eye damage. May damage fertility or the unborn child. Causes damage toorgans (blood system, liver, kidneys, and respiratory organs, inhalation),Causes damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure (kidneys,inhalation). Harmful to aquatic life.

9. Storage and Handling:

Store in cool, dry and ventilated places awayfrom heat, sunlight, rain, ammonia, sulfuric acid and nitric acid. Wearbody-covering clothes and boots, safety glasses, protective Gloves and a dustrespirator.