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Hexanes, Optima™ for HPLC and GC, Fisher Chemical Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

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Quantity:
1L
4L
Packaging:
Amber Soda Lime Glass
Safe-Cote™ Amber Glass 
92112-69-1
C6H14
86.18
MFCD02179311
VLKZOEOYAKHREP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
n-hexane,esani,skellysolve b,gettysolve-b,hexyl hydride,hexan,dipropyl,heksan,hexanen,hexanes
8058
CHEBI:29021
hexane
CCCCCC
92112-69-1
C6H14
86.18
MFCD02179311
VLKZOEOYAKHREP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
n-hexane,esani,skellysolve b,gettysolve-b,hexyl hydride,hexan,dipropyl,heksan,hexanen,hexanes
8058
CHEBI:29021
hexane
CCCCCC

High purity and versatile solvent suitable for HPLC, spectrophotometry, GC/MS, and pesticide residue analysis

  • Mixture of hexanes where n-hexane content is ≥60%
  • Screened for fluorescing and UV-absorbing contaminants to reduce interferences for smoother baselines
  • Tested by GC-ECD to ensure minimum halogenated residue levels (≤10 ng/L) to demonstrate suitability for pesticide analysis and tested for GC/MS suitability
  • Also meets ACS specifications
  • Intended for research use only

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Absorbance 1 AU max. at 195nm,0.25 AU max. at 210nm,0.07 AU max. at 220nm,0.005 AU max. at 254nm
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 160mbar at 20°C
Assay Percent Range 99.9% min by GC
UN Number 1208
Assay (n_Hexane) 60 % min.
Assay (Hexanes) 99.9 % min.
Formula Weight 86.18
Physical Form Liquid
Grade High purity mobile phase for HPLC and/or extraction solvent for GC applications
Density 0.659g/cm³
Fluorescence Background 1ppb max.
Identification Pass test
Packaging Amber Soda Lime Glass
Pesticide Residue Analysis 10ng/L max.
Refractive Index 1.3740 to 1.3780
Residue after Evaporation 1ppm max.
Suitability Pass test (GC-MS)
Sulfur Compounds 0.005 % max.
Thiophene Pass test
Vapor Pressure 160mbar at 20°C
Water 0.01% Max.
Water_soluble Titratable Acid 0.0003meq/g max.
Flash Point −95°C (−139°F)
Viscosity 0.31 mPa/s at 20°C
Certificate of Analysis Certificate of Lot Analysis included with each bottle; UV and other chromatograms available on request.
Boiling Point 69°C
Color Colorless
Melting Point -95°C
Quantity 1L
Chemical Name or Material Hexanes
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DANGER!

Emergency Overview
Extremely flammable liquid and vapor. Irritating to eyes and skin. May cause irritation of respiratory tract. Aspiration hazard if swallowed - can enter lungs and cause damage. Danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure. Possible risk of impaired fertility. Toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes.

NFPA

Health:2
Flammability:3
Instability:0

DOTInformation : DOT Class 3, : Flammable Liquid