L-Ascorbic Acid

L-Ascorbic Acid

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L-ascorbic acid is an organic compound with formula C6H8originally called hexuronic acid. It dissolves well in water to give mildly acidic solutions. It is a mild reducing agent.

L-ascorbic acid is used in a range of industrial and manufacturing applications, including as a developing agent and preservative in photo production, and in water purification, where it is used to help remove the taste of iodine in sterilized, potable water. It is also used in fluorescence microscopy, to understand cell biology. In this application, ascorbic acid helps increase fluorescence, making cells more visible to researchers. L-ascorbic acid is also used as a component in plastic manufacturing.


Cas No 50-81-7
Hexuronic acid, Ascorbic acid, vitamin C
Chemical Formula C6H8
Physical State Solid
Appearance White or slightly yellowish crystalline powder
Purity/Standard >99%
Grade Standard Laboratory grade


Packing Size:
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