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Hexanoic acid, 98+%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A13789AP

Quantity 500mL

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Catalog No. AAA13789AP


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Hexanoic acid is used to prepare esters by reacting with alcohols, which finds application in artificial flavors. It is also involved in the production of hexylphenols, hexanoates and caproates. Further, it is used as non-viral gene carrier as well as to protect tomato plants from Botrytis cinerea.

Solubility
Miscible with diethyl ether and ethanol. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents, reducing agents and allyl alcohol.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

142-62-1
CH3(CH2)4CO2H
MFCD00004421
773837
n-Hexanoic Acid
CH3(CH2)4CO2H
116.16
UN2829
14,1759

Specifications

500mL
0.929
99%
CH3(CH2)4CO2H
MFCD00004421
773837
n-Hexanoic Acid
142-62-1
Liquid
CH3(CH2)4CO2H
116.16
UN2829
14,1759
≥98%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H311-H331-H314-H318-H302

GHS P Statement
P260-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P361-P301+P330+P331-P304+P340-P405-P501a

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CAPROIC ACID

RTECSNumber : MO5250000

TSCA : TSCA

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