Glutaraldehyde cas 111-30-8
Product Name glutaraldehyde
Cas No. 111-30-8
Synonyms 1,5-pentanedial;1,3,5-tricarbomethoxypentane;Pentanedial;glutaric dialdehyde;Glutaric acid dialdehyde
Density 0.9±0.1 g/cm3
Boiling Point 189.0±13.0 °C at 760 mmHg
Melting Point -15 °C
Molecular Formula C5H8O2
Molecular Weight 100.116
Flash Point 66.0±16.8 °C
Exact Mass 100.052429
Vapour Pressure 0.6±0.4 mmHg at 25°C
Index of Refraction 1.399
Water Solubility miscible
Glutaraldehyde a colorless, clear, oily liquid with a pungent odor, dissolved in hot water. Used as a fungicide and also in leather tanning. It has a strong irritating effect on the eyes, skin and mucous membranes.
1.Disinfection and sterilization of medical instruments
2% glutaraldehyde (alkaline, acidic, neutral) can be used for disinfection and sterilization of various medical devices that are not afraid of moisture. At room temperature, clean and dry instruments can be completely immersed in glutaraldehyde aqueous solution, 30 minutes can reach disinfection more than 10 hours can reach sterilization.
2.Disinfection and sterilization of endoscope
Glutaraldehyde is the first choice for endoscopic disinfection
1.Sterilization: only soak method.
The cleaned and dried articles to be sterilized are immersed in 2% glutaraldehyde solution, capped, soaked for 10h, removed in aseptic operation, washed clean with sterilized water, dried in aseptic procedure for backup, and used for alkaline glutaraldehyde for 14 days. Disinfection treatment: soak.
Soak the disinfected item in a 2% glutaraldehyde solution and cover it