Formaldehyde

What is Formaldehyde?

Formaldehyde is a colorless, unstable gas with a suffocating odor. Formaldehyde is a breakdown product of methanol that further breaks down into formic acid. Its commercial use is usually as formalin, a 37 to 50 percent mixture with water, plus 10 to 15 percent methanol added for stability.

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