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Hexanal, 98%, Alfa Aesar™

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Quantity:
100g
500g
66-25-1
C6H12O
100.161
MFCD00007027
JARKCYVAAOWBJS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
caproaldehyde,hexaldehyde,caproic aldehyde,capronaldehyde,1-hexanal,n-hexanal,hexanaldehyde,n-caproaldehyde,hexylaldehyde,aldehyde c-6
6184
hexanal
CCCCCC=O
66-25-1
C6H12O
100.161
MFCD00007027
JARKCYVAAOWBJS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
caproaldehyde,hexaldehyde,caproic aldehyde,capronaldehyde,1-hexanal,n-hexanal,hexanaldehyde,n-caproaldehyde,hexylaldehyde,aldehyde c-6
6184
hexanal
CCCCCC=O
Applications
Hexanal is used in the flavor industry to prepare fruity flavors. It is utilized as a flavoring agent in the food industry. It is also used in Witting and aldol reactions.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ethyl ether, acetone, benzene and water.

Notes
Air sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, strong acids, strong bases and strong reducing agents. Store in a cool place.
Refractive Index 1.405
Flash Point 25°C (77°F)
Sensitivity Air Sensitive
Melting Point °C to 56°C
Boiling Point 130°C to 131°C
Density 0.834 g/mL
Quantity 100g
Assay Percent Range 98%
UN Number UN1207
Beilstein 506198
Merck Index 14,1760
Solubility Information Miscible with ethanol,ethyl ether,acetone,benzene and water.
Formula Weight 100.16
Percent Purity 98%
Chemical Name or Material Hexanal
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GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335

P210-P233-P240-P241-P242-P243-P264b-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P332+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

H226-H315-H319

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: HEXALDEHYDE

EINECSNumber : 200-624-5

RTECSNumber : MN7175000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures