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Hexanoic acid, 99%, Thermo Scientific™

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Quantity:
250g
500g
1kg
2.5kg
Packaging:
Glass bottle
142-62-1
C6H12O2
116.16
MFCD00004421
FUZZWVXGSFPDMH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
caproic acid, capronic acid, n-hexanoic acid, n-caproic acid, butylacetic acid, hexoic acid, pentylformic acid, 1-hexanoic acid, n-hexylic acid, n-hexoic acid
8892
CHEBI:30776
hexanoic acid
CCCCCC(=O)O
142-62-1
C6H12O2
116.16
MFCD00004421
FUZZWVXGSFPDMH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
caproic acid, capronic acid, n-hexanoic acid, n-caproic acid, butylacetic acid, hexoic acid, pentylformic acid, 1-hexanoic acid, n-hexylic acid, n-hexoic acid
8892
CHEBI:30776
hexanoic acid
CCCCCC(=O)O

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

Acidity 473 to 493mg KOH/g
Density 0.9200g/mL
Color Colorless to Yellow
Melting Point -3.0°C
Boiling Point 202.0°C to 203.0°C
Flash Point 104°C
Assay Percent Range 98.5% min. (GC)
Infrared Spectrum Authentic
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)4CO2H
Packaging Glass bottle
Beilstein 02, 321
Merck Index 15, 1761
Refractive Index 1.4150 to 1.4180
Quantity 2.5kg
Solubility Information Solubility in water: 1.1% (20°C). Other solubilities: soluble in alcohol and ether
Specific Gravity 0.92
Formula Weight 116.16
Physical Form Liquid
Percent Purity 99%
Viscosity 3.23 mPa.s (20°C)
Chemical Name or Material Hexanoic acid
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GHS H Statement
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.

GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with

GHS Signal Word: Danger

EINECSNumber : 205-550-7

RUO – Research Use Only