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Alfa Aesar™ (+/-)-2-Octanol, 98%

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123-96-6
C8H18O
130.231
MFCD00004591
SJWFXCIHNDVPSH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
2-octanol,2-octyl alcohol,hexylmethylcarbinol,2-hydroxyoctane,sec-caprylic alcohol,1-methylheptanol,methylhexylcarbinol,1-methylheptyl alcohol,dl-2-octanol,n-octan-2-ol
20083
CHEBI:37869
octan-2-ol
CCCCCCC(C)O
123-96-6
C8H18O
130.231
MFCD00004591
SJWFXCIHNDVPSH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
2-octanol,2-octyl alcohol,hexylmethylcarbinol,2-hydroxyoctane,sec-caprylic alcohol,1-methylheptanol,methylhexylcarbinol,1-methylheptyl alcohol,dl-2-octanol,n-octan-2-ol
20083
CHEBI:37869
octan-2-ol
CCCCCCC(C)O
Applications
(^+)-2-Octanol is used in flavors, paints and coatings, defoaming agent, low-volatility solvent, lubricants, fuels, paints and coatings. It is used as a frother in mineral floatation and wetting agent. It acts as an intermediate in the preparation of surfactants, cosmetic emollients esters and plasticizers. Further, it is also used as a reagent in the synthesis of pharmaceutical compounds and piperine derivatives. In addition to this, it is considered as an alternative of 2-ethylhexanol.

Solubility
Miscible with diethyl ether, acetone, alcohol, most common organic solvents, aromatic and aliphatic hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with cold water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Odor Pleasant
Refractive Index 1.426
Density 0.819
Flash Point 76°C (169°F)
Boiling Point 179°C to 180°C
Melting Point -38°C
Quantity 100mL
Beilstein 1719325
Merck Index 14,6752
Solubility Information Miscible with diethyl ether,acetone,alcohol,most common organic solvents,aromatic and aliphatic hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with cold water.
Formula Weight 130.23
Percent Purity 98%
Chemical Name or Material (+/-)-2-Octanol
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GHS H Statement
H319-H227
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.

P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P310-P370+P378q-P501c

H227-H318

EINECSNumber : 204-667-0

RTECSNumber : RH0795000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures