Alfa Aesar™ Dodecanoic acid, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1167236

Quantity 500g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 143-07-7
    Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)10CO2H
    Formula Weight 200.32g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002736
    Beilstein 1099477
    Merck Index 14,5384
    Synonym Lauric acid
    Chemical Name or Material Dodecanoic acid

    Specifications

    Boiling Point 180°C (21mmHg)
    Melting Point 43° to 45°C
    Odor Odorless
    Flash Point 165°C (329°F)
    Quantity 500g
    CAS 143-07-7
    Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)10CO2H
    Formula Weight 200.32g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00002736
    Beilstein 1099477
    Merck Index 14,5384
    Synonym Lauric acid
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H319
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
    RTECS Number OE9800000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Dodecanoic acid
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    Dodecanoic acid is used in the preparation of cosmetics, soaps, alkyd resins and wetting agents. It is also used to measure the molar mass of an unknown substance through freezing point depression. It is also used as a food additive and an active component in a treatment for acne. In addition to this, it is a substrate for acylation of certain proteins based on the murine studies.

    Solubility
    Soluble in water, benzene, acetone, alcohol, petroleum ether, dimethyl sulfoxide and dimethyl formamide. Slightly soluble in chloroform.

    Notes
    Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.

    GHS H Statement
    H319
    Causes serious eye irritation.

    GHS P Statement
    P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
    Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
    Wash thoroughly after handling.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
    Continue rinsing.
    If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

    Warning

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