Heptanal, 97%, Alfa Aesar™
Heptanal is used as a synthesis intermediate in the fragrances and flavors industry. It is the precursor to 1-heptanol, ethyl heptanoate and for certain lubricants.
Soluble in water 1.3 g/L.
Hygroscopic. Store away from oxidizing agents, air.
|Boiling Point||152°C to 154°C|
|Flash Point||35°C (95°F)|
|Assay Percent Range||0.97|
|Chemical Name or Material||Heptanal|
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GHS H Statement
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: N-HEPTALDEHYDE
RTECSNumber : MI6900000
TSCA : TSCA
storageNote1 : Hygroscopic