Alfa Aesar™ 2-Ethyl-1-hexanol, 99%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A17104AP

Quantity 500mL

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 104-76-7
    Molecular Formula C8H18O
    Formula Weight 130.23g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004746
    Beilstein 1719280
    Merck Index 14,3808
    Synonym Isooctanol
    Chemical Name or Material 2-Ethyl-1-hexanol

    Specifications

    Odor Mild
    Boiling Point 183° to 186°C
    Melting Point −76°C
    Quantity 500mL
    Flash Point 77°C (171°F)
    CAS 104-76-7
    Molecular Formula C8H18O
    Formula Weight 130.23g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00004746
    Beilstein 1719280
    Merck Index 14,3808
    Synonym Isooctanol
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H315-H319-H227
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    Combustible liquid.
    Health Hazard 3 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.
    RTECS Number MP0350000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material 2-Ethyl-1-hexanol
    Assay 99%

    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.

    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.

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