Hydrochloric Acid, Concentrated, 3.8L

  • ACS Reagent
  • 36 - 38%
  • HCl
  • 7647-01-0
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  • Ground shipping
    inside USA.
    Adult signature required
    upon delivery.
  • UN1789, Class 8, PG II
  • NC-5844
Price: $69.95
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Concentrated hydrochloric acid (36-38%) is a colorless to yellowish pungent liquid. Hydrochloric acid is historically called muriatic acid. It is highly corrosive but noncombustible. Soluble in water, alcohol, and benzene. It is a strong irritant to eye and skin and fumes are harmfull if inhaled. 3.8 liters is about one US Gallon.

Hydrochloric acid is commonly used to make aqua regia, typically 1 part Nitric acid to 3 parts Hydrochloric acid.

Molarity: 11.6M
Specific Gravity: 1.18

For shipping, Hydrochloric Acid is in hazardous materials Class 8: Corrosive Substances. It only ships to destinations within the 48 contiguous US states using Standard Ground. A HazMat fee applies to this 3.8 Liter size. Adult signature required upon delivery. Shipping to a commercial address is suggested.

NOTE: Because of U.S. Dept. of Transportation packaging requirements, this 3.8L size ships in units of one, or four bottles per box. For example, an order for two bottles will ship in two separate boxes with two Hazardous Material charges. An order for four will ship in one box with only one Hazmat charge.


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