Thioglycollic Acid CAS No:68-11-1

Chemical Name: Thioglycollic Acid

Synonyms: TGA ; Mercaptoacetic acid(MAA)

Production capacity: 5000mt/Year

CAS No.:68-11-1

Molecular formula: C2H4O2S

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


product description

Thioglycollic Acid More Details


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

Thioglycollic Acid Usage

  • Daily usage: Thioglycollic 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.

Thioglycollic Acid Packaging and Shipping

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

Thioglycollic Acid Storage

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