Mercaptoacetic acid(TGA) CAS:68-11-1

Chemical Name: Mercaptoacetic acid

Synonyms: MAA; Thioglycollic Acid(TGA) 

Production capacity: 5000mt/Year

CAS No.:68-11-1

Molecular formula: C2H4O2S

Purity:80%;85%;90%;95%;99% or according requirements.

Structural Formula:Mercaptoacetic acid(TGA)  CAS:68-11-1


product description

Mercaptoacetic acid More DetailsSpecification: 

AppearanceColorless clear liquid
Fe ppm(mg/kg)≤0.5%

Mercaptoacetic acid Usage

  • Daily usage: Mercaptoacetic acid mainly used as raw material of Cold waving agent, widely used as curling agent and  also used for depilatory agent.

  •  Pharmaceutical field: It is an intermediate for intermediate of cefivitril as well asused for production of carboprost, biotin, thiozinic acid,

    sodium dithiosuccinate, etc. it is also an important raw material for the synthesis of cysteine, hormonal agent, industrial disinfectant and sulfuric acid.

  • Oil field: It plays the role of corrosion inhibitor in oil field drilling.

  • Other fields: PVC low toxicity or non-toxic stabilizer, metal surface treatmentagent and polymerization initiator, accelerator and chain transfer agent.

Mercaptoacetic acid Packaging and Shipping

Package:250kg/drum;1250kg/IBC drum or as per buyer requirementShipping:UN 1940 8/PG 2

Mercaptoacetic acid Storage:

Stored in a dry and ventilated warehouse; keep away from sunshine; avoid fire; avoid moisture.