Tartaric acid

Molecular formula:
Chemical compound:
tartaric acid
Common name
Other names:
2,3-dihydroxysuccinic acid, threaric acid, racemic acid, uvic acid, paratartaric acid

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MSDS (material safety data sheet)


Hazard information warning


  • Hazard statements
    • Causes serious eye damage.
  • Precautionary statements
    • Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    • IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do – continue rinsing.