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Sodium Metaperiodate

Sodium Metaperiodate
Sodium Metaperiodate
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Product Code : 59
Product Description

With diligent efforts of our customers, we are able to offer Sodium Metaperiodate to our esteemed customers. It is formulated using high quality ingredients which are sourced from reliable vendors of market. Offered product is widely used in defection and study of glycoproteins. We offer it air tight and leakage-free bottles so that it can be safely delivered at our clients' premises within given deadlines. Offered product is stringently checked on different quality parameters to remove impurities. Owing to its purity, longer shelf life and effectiveness, offered Sodium Metaperiodate is acclaimed by our clients.

Reagent Properties:

  • Alternative names: Periodic acid, sodium salt
  • Chemical formula: NaIO4
  • Molecular weight: 213.89
  • Form: Free-flowing, White crystalline solid, Free of foreign material
  • Used for converting cis-glycol groups in carbohydrates to reactive aldehyde groups
  • Used in coupling to amines with cyanborohydride reduction
  • Pharmaceutical industries


Cas No. : 7790 - 28 - 5 Grade : AR/ACS
Mol Wt : 213.89 Mol. Formula : NaIO4
Structural Formula
Appearance White Crystals
Density 3.865 g/cm3
Melting Point 300 °C
Boiling Point 37 g/100 ml @ 50 °C

Test Description
Assay (On Dry Basis) NLT 99.0 % NaIO4
pH ( 5 % Solution @ 25 °C) 3.4 – 4.5
Other halogens (Cl) NMT 0.02 %
Nitrate (NO3) NMT 0.2 %
Iodide (I) NMT 0.001 %
Sulfate (SO4) NMT 0.005 %
Heavy Metals (Pb) NMT 0.002 %
Iron (Fe) NMT 0.001 %
Manganese (Mn) NMT 3 ppm
Calcium (Ca) NMT 0.002 %