- CAS NO.: 107-22-2
- EINECS No.: 203-474-9
- Molecular Formula: C2H2O2
Product InformationGlyoxal, CAS 107-22-2, can react with acetal compounds and produce acetal, which is mainly used as the raw material of glyoxylic acid, M2D resin, imidazole, as well as the insoluble adhesive of gelatin, animal glue, cheese, polyvinyl alcohol and starch, and shrinkage-proof agent of artificial silk. Glyoxal is widely used in textile industry as fiber finishing agent to increase the resistance to wrinkles and shrinkage. In pharmaceutical industry, Glyoxal, CAS 107-22-2, is also applied in imidazole drugs, such as metronidazole, dimetridazole. In paper industry, Glyoxal is use as the wet strength agent to increase the resistance of paper. Besides, Glyoxal can be used as pesticide and deodorant as well. Glyoxal, CAS 107-22-2, functions as household chemical, coating and adhesive material as well.
Glyoxal, CAS 107-22-2, should be stored in a cool and ventilated place. If accidentally splashed into the eyes or skin, you must immediately wash it with water. The container of it should be fully washed.