50 mm Hg CH3ONa Colorless Methanol Sodium Solution 0.97 g/mLat 20C
1. Sodium Methoxide
Molecular formula: CH3ONa
Molecular weight: 54.02 CAS: 124-41-4 1.
Properties: White amorphous and flowable powder; Easy to react with
oxygen; Easily be hydrolyzed to methanol and sodium hydroxide at
the presence of moisture or water; Decomposes in air above 126°C;
Soluble in methanol and ethanol; Insoluble in benzene and toluene.
A. Appearance: White powder Content(total alkali): ≥ 99.0% Sodium
methoxide(NaOCH3): ≥ 97.0% Free alkali: ≤ 1.5% Sodium
carbonate(Na2CO3): ≤ 0.3% Moisture(H2O): ≤ 0.65% Specification
B: Appearance: Colourless to slightly yellowish, viscous liquid
Content (total alkali): 29.5%～31.0% Sodium Methoxide(NaOCH3):
28.9-31.0% Sodium Hydroxide(NaOH): ≤0.5% Sodium Carbonate(Na2CO3):
≤0.1% Moisture(H2O): ≤0.2% Methanol: 69.0-70.7% 3.
Mainly used in pharmaceutical industry such as the manufacture of
vitamin A1, vitamin B1, sulfame-thoxypyridazine, sulfadiazine,
trimethoprim and so on, as well as in biodesel industry. It also
can be used as the edible catalyst and the analytical reagent.
4. Packaging & Storage:
Mouth opened steal drum 100Kg/drum (10bags/drum, 10Kg/bag)
Fibreboard drum 25-30Kg/drum (10Kg/bag or 25Kg/bag)
Store in cool and dry warehouse; Keep away from flame and heat;
Separate from oxidant and acid during storage and transportation;
Handle with care, and maintain the integrity of the packaging.