- L-Rhamnose monohydrate
- L-Mannose, 6-deoxy-, monohydrate
White crystalline powder. One of the rarer sugars.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
C6H12O5 . H2O
Melting point, °C
85 - 95
1.47 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Use with adequate ventilation.
Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container.
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Carbon monoxide, irritating and toxic fumes and gases, carbon dioxide.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Extinguishing media: For small fires, use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide or chemical foam.
F (Not subject to toxicity classification)
May cause irritation of the digestive tract. Low hazard for usual industrial handling.
May cause respiratory tract irritation. Low hazard for usual industrial handling.
Low hazard for usual industrial handling.
May cause eye irritation.
Get medical aid if irritation or symptoms occur.
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear.
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists.
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.
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