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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Ethyl-1-hexanol, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A17104AP

Quantity 500mL

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Catalog No. AAA17104AP


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Specifications

Description

Applications
2-Ethyl-1-hexanol is used as a flavor, fragrance and plasticizer. It is used to prepare diesters bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate. It reacts with nitric acid and used as an octane booster. Its ester, 2-ethylhexyl ester is a component of sunscreen octocrylene. Further, it is used as a low volatility solvent for resins, animal fats, waxes, vegetable oils and petroleum derivatives. In addition to this, it is used in plasticizer, dioctyl phthalate, which is used in the production of polyvinyl chloride products.

Solubility
Miscible with common organic solvents. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, alkalies, strong bases and strong acids.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

104-76-7
130.23
1719280
Isooctanol
C8H18O
MFCD00004746
14,3808
2-Ethyl-1-hexanol

Specifications

104-76-7
C8H18O
MFCD00004746
14,3808
183° to 186°C
500mL
2-Ethyl-1-hexanol
Mild
130.23
1719280
Isooctanol
−76°C
77°C (171°F)
99%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.

GHS P Statement
P280g-P273-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
Avoid release to the environment.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Warning

RTECSNumber : MP0350000

TSCA : TSCA

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