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epsilon-Caprolactone, 99%, Thermo Scientific™

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502-44-3
C6H10O2
114.144
MFCD00003267
PAPBSGBWRJIAAV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
6-hexanolactone, epsilon-caprolactone, 2-oxepanone, caprolactone, hexan-6-olide, 6-hexanolide, hexano-6-lactone, 1,6-hexanolide, e-caprolactone, 1-oxa-2-oxocycloheptane
10401
CHEBI:17915
oxepan-2-one
C1CCC(=O)OCC1
502-44-3
C6H10O2
114.144
MFCD00003267
PAPBSGBWRJIAAV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
6-hexanolactone, epsilon-caprolactone, 2-oxepanone, caprolactone, hexan-6-olide, 6-hexanolide, hexano-6-lactone, 1,6-hexanolide, e-caprolactone, 1-oxa-2-oxocycloheptane
10401
CHEBI:17915
oxepan-2-one
C1CCC(=O)OCC1

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.

Applications
ε-Caprolactone is widely used as a monomer in the manufacturing of highly specialized polymers. It is mainly utilized as a precursor to caprolactam. It finds an application in the synthesis of polyglecaprone, which is used as a suture material in surgery.

Solubility
Miscible with water and most organic solvents.

Notes
Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Combustible liquid.
Density 1.078
Melting Point -2°C
Boiling Point 235°C to 236°C
Flash Point 109°C (228°F)
Assay Percent Range 99%
Beilstein 106919
Refractive Index 1.463
Quantity 10,000g
Solubility Information Miscible with water and most organic solvents.
Formula Weight 114.14
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material epsilon-Caprolactone
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GHS H Statement
H318-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.

P264b-P280i-P305+P351+P338

H319

EINECSNumber : 207-938-1

RTECSNumber : MO8400000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures

RUO – Research Use Only