Revised 09/01/2019

Data Sheet

GHS Product Identifier: 100.04, Iodine Crude; 100.15, Iodine USP; 100.24, Iodine ACS; 100.34, Iodine HP

Formula Description: Heavy, purplish-black flakes or prills with metallic luster.

Recommended Use: Elemental Iodine(I2)is used as the precursor for manufacturing several inorganic and organic derivatives(1);It is also used as an efficient catalyst (2)in organic synthesis, and as a disinfectant and anti-bacterial agent in solutions(3), tinctures and salves; used in x-ray contrast media(4). Not permitted in the manufacturing of clandestine chemicals.

General Properties:
Molecular Weight253.8 Density 4.933 g/cm3 (25°C)
Melting Point113.7°C Boiling Point 184.3°C
Chemical Product Specifications
Iodine Crude
Assay 99.5% min
Nonvolatile Residue 0.05% max
Chloride & Bromide 0.05% max

Deepwater’s PurI2ty products offer you full traceability for all raw materials.

All products are manufactured under current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)in our US FDA registered plant. FEI #2013633

PurI2ty USP PurI2ty ACS PurI2ty High PurI2ty 5N
Assay 99.8% -100.5% 99.8% min
Nonvolatile Residue 99.99% min 99.999% min
Chloride & Bromide 0.028% max
Chlorine & Bromine 0.005% max 0.005% max
Identification A& B Passes Tes
Elemental Impurities Class 1 Cd, Pb, As, Hg
Elemental Impurities Class 2A Co, V, Ni

*Compendial grades conform to current USP and ACS editions

Standard Packaging
Net Weight Packaging
12.5 lbs. 1.0 gal 1H2/X12/S NL Curtec
25 kgs. 4.0 gal 1H2/X30/S PP
50 kgs 8.5 gal 1G/Y55/S Fiberboard

Material packaged with Saran inner liner and polyethylene out liner; suitable for export. Curtec drum does not include liner.

SDS with detailed information available upon request.


1)I2-Catalyzed Regioselective Oxo-and Hydroxy-acyloxylation of Alkenes and Enol Ethers: A Facile Access to α-Acyloxyketones, Esters, and Diol Derivatives, Rambabu N. Reddi, Pragati K. Prasad, and Arumugam Sudalai

Organic Letters 2014 16 (21), 5674-5677

2)Zhong-Jian Cai, Shun-Yi Wang, and Shun-Jun Ji, I2/TBHP-Catalyzed Chemoselective Amination of Indoles, Organic Letters 2013 15 (20), 5226-5229

3)GeraldBerg, ShihLu Chang, Eugene K.Harris, Devitalization of microorganisms by iodine: I. Dynamics of the devitalization of enteroviruses by elemental iodine, Virology , Volume 22, Issue 4, April 1964, Pages 469-481

4)Krause, W. (2014). Iodinated X‐Ray Contrast Agents. In Iodine Chemistry and Applications, T. Kaiho (Ed.).

SDS with detailed information available upon request.


Radioisotope Concentrator Gene Therapy Using the Sodium/Iodide Symporter GeneRobert B. Mandell, Leisa Z. Mandell and Charles J. Link Jr.Cancer Res February 1 1999 (59) (3) 661-668
W. F. Miller, John Reynolds, and William J. Snow, “Efficiencies and Photofractions for Gamma Radiation on Sodium Iodide (Thallium Activated) Crystals,” Argonne Natl. Lab. Rept. ANL‐5902 (1958)
Syntheses of organic iodides via reaction of organoboranes with sodium iodideGeorge W. Kabalka and E. Eugene Gooch, The Journal of Organic Chemistry 1981 46 (12), 2582-2584
Ice Nucleation Silver Iodide-Sodium Iodide: A Reevaluation, R. Blumenstein, W. Finnegan, L. Grant, the Journal of Weather Modification, Vol 15, No 1 (1983)

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