Alfa Aesar™ 6-Methylheptanoic acid, 95%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ H30392-03

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 929-10-2
    Molecular Formula C8H16O2
    Formula Weight 144.22g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00044083
    Chemical Name or Material 6-Methylheptanoic acid

    Specifications

    Quantity 1g
    CAS 929-10-2
    Molecular Formula C8H16O2
    Formula Weight 144.22g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00044083
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H318-H335-H315
    Causes serious eye damage.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Causes skin irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    Chemical Name or Material 6-Methylheptanoic acid
    Assay 95%

    Description

    Applications
    6-Methylheptanoic acid is used as a reagent to prepare eponemycin analogues, which is an antibiotic. Further, it is an active component of the scent chemical of the brushtail possum. In addition to this, it is used in the preparation of 6-methyl-heptanoyl chloride.

    Solubility
    Miscible with chloroform and methanol. Slightly miscible with water.

    Notes
    Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Store in a cool place.

    GHS H Statement
    H318-H335-H315
    Causes serious eye damage.
    May cause respiratory irritation.
    Causes skin irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
    IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

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