Differences in EDTA and EGTA?

Answer EDTA (ethylene diamine tetra-acetic acid) and EGTA (ethylene glycol tetra-acetic acid) are two similar substances. Both are polyamino carboxylic acids, and come in the form of white crystalline pow... Read More »

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Is EDTA vinegar?

EDTA is not vinegar, although their structures are related. EDTA stands for ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid and vinegar is diluted acetic acid. Although EDTA contains four “vinegar groups,” ace... Read More »

Is EDTA hazardous?

Science Lab's Material Safety Data Sheet lists EDTA as hazardous in cases of inhalation. It is also listed as slightly hazardous in cases of skin contact, eye contact and ingestion.Source:Science L... Read More »

EDTA Analysis Methods?

Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid, or EDTA, a metal chelating agent is found in many man-made and environmental settings, such as blood preservation, liquid fabric water softener, drinking and waste ... Read More »

What is EDTA titration?

EDTA is the standard abbreviation for ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid, useful as the reagent in a titration of water for the determination of its "hardness."Titration"Titration" in general is a tes... Read More »