Alfa Aesar™ Hexanoic anhydride, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ B23756-18

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 2051-49-2
    Molecular Formula C12H22O3
    Linear Formula [CH3(CH2)4CO]2O
    Formula Weight 214.31g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009509
    UN Number UN3265
    Beilstein 1776561
    Synonym Caproic anhydride
    Chemical Name or Material Hexanoic anhydride

    Specifications

    Melting Point −40°C
    Boiling Point 246° to 248°C
    Quantity 50g
    Flash Point 128°C (262°F)
    Odor Unpleasant
    CAS 2051-49-2
    Molecular Formula C12H22O3
    Linear Formula [CH3(CH2)4CO]2O
    Formula Weight 214.31g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009509
    UN Number UN3265
    Beilstein 1776561
    Synonym Caproic anhydride
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H314-H318
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
    Do not breathe 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.
    IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Hexanoic anhydride
    Assay 98%

    Description

    Applications
    It is used as a reactant in the synthesis of acremomannolipin A. It is used in green synthesis of esters of acyclovir (acyclovir prodrugs), in the preparation of hexanoyl-modified chitosan nanoparticles, chitosan-based polymeric surfactants via N-acylation of chitosans.

    Solubility
    Hydrolyzes in water.

    Notes
    Moisture sensitive. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Store away from oxidizing agents, bases, water/ moisture.

    GHS H Statement
    H314-H318
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.

    GHS P Statement
    P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
    Do not breathe 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.
    IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    Danger

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