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Decanoic acid, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

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334-48-5
C10H20O2
172.268
MFCD00004441
GHVNFZFCNZKVNT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
capric acid, n-decanoic acid, n-capric acid, decylic acid, caprinic acid, decoic acid, n-decylic acid, n-decoic acid, 1-nonanecarboxylic acid, caprynic acid
2969
CHEBI:30813
decanoic acid
CCCCCCCCCC(=O)O
334-48-5
C10H20O2
172.268
MFCD00004441
GHVNFZFCNZKVNT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
capric acid, n-decanoic acid, n-capric acid, decylic acid, caprinic acid, decoic acid, n-decylic acid, n-decoic acid, 1-nonanecarboxylic acid, caprynic acid
2969
CHEBI:30813
decanoic acid
CCCCCCCCCC(=O)O
Applications
Decanoic acid is used in perfumes, resins, lubricants, greases, dyes, plastics, pharmaceuticals and food additives. It is involved in the preparation of wetting agents and sodium deconate, which is an active component in soap. It is also used as a plasticizer and as an absorption enhancer in guinea pig skin experiments. Further, it is employed in the generation of esters for artificial fruit flavors. In addition to this, it is used in agricultural chemicals, lubricant additives and surface active agents.

Solubility
Soluble in acetone, benzene, chloroform, carbon disulfide, ethyl ether, ethanol, dilute nitric acid and most organic solvents. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, reducing agents and oxidizing agents.
Assay Percent Range 99%
Beilstein 1754556
Merck Index 14,1758
Solubility Information Soluble in acetone,benzene,chloroform,carbon disulfide,ethyl ether,ethanol,dilute nitric acid and most organic solvents. Insoluble in water.
Density 0.893
Formula Weight 172.27
Percent Purity 99%
Melting Point 29°C to 33°C
Boiling Point 268°C to 270°C
Quantity 250g
Flash Point 147°C (296°F)
Chemical Name or Material Decanoic Acid
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GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335

P264b-P280-P302+P352-P305+P351+P338-P332+P313-P362

H315-H319

EINECSNumber : 206-376-4

RTECSNumber : HD9100000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures