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Formic Acid

Product information, characteristics and applications

Formic Acid is used in applications such as; silage and animal feed preservation, leather and tanning, textiles, formate salts, pharmaceuticals/food chemicals, rubber chemical, catalysts and plasticizers. The concentrated acid is corrosive to the skin.

Industries that Formic Acid are used in include

  • Agriculture & Feed
  • Cleaning Products & Detergents
  • Engineering, Metal & Surface Treatment
  • Power, Energy & Oil Field
  • Leather & Textile

Other names

  • Aminic acid
  • Formylic acid
  • Hydrogen carboxylic acid
  • Hydromethanone
  • Hydroxy(oxo)methane
  • Metacarbonoic acid
  • Oxocarbonic acid
  • Oxomethanol

Formic Acid product quality and technical details:

  • CAS Registry Number: 64-18-6
  • Chemical Formula: HCO2H
  • EC Number: 200-579-1

Formic Acid hazard transport information

  • UN: 3412
  • Shipping name: Formic Acid
  • Class: 8
  • Packing Group: II

Formic Acid product packaging

  • 30ltr poly
  • 200ltr drum
  • 1000ltr IBC
  • Bulk

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