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Clayton Acetic Acid 80% - 1 Gallon

B&H # CLAAG Mfr # 9503
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Clayton Acetic Acid 80% is a clear, colorless organic acid, in liquid form, (CH3COOH), with a distinctive pungent odor, used as a stop bath to halt the development process in black & white photo chemistry.

It is the chief acid of vinegar. 1-1/2 to 4 dilution for a working solution.

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Synonyms Acetic acid
Methane carboxylic acid
Ethanoic acid
Purified pyroligneous acid
Appearance Clear, colorless liquid, with a strong, vinegar-like odor
Uses Hardening and acid fixing baths
Stop bath
Clearing bath after ferrous oxalate development of bromide paper
Solvent of gelatin, celluloid, and pyroxylin
Chemical Formula CH3COOH
Notes Many users of acetic acid prefer to store the material in the diluted form to avoid the expense of heated storage tanks that are required for glacial acetic acid. To prepare an 80% dilution, 30 gallons of water at 68°C (250 pounds) is added to 1000 pounds of glacial acetic acid.

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