Alfa Aesar™ Isovaleraldehyde, 98%
Isovaleraldehyde acts as a reagent in the preparation of active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) products. It serves as an internal standard for the determination of wine aroma carbonyl compounds with 5-8 carbon atoms. Further, it is utilized as a standard to evaluate the quality of olive oils by headspace solid-phase microextraction-gas chromatography using flame ionization detection and multivariate analysis. In addition to this, it is employed to enhance the taste and odor of the food.
Miscible with alcohol and diethyl ether. Slightly miscible with water.
Light and air sensitive. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, bases, alkaline materials and reducing agents. Store in a cool place.
|Flash Point||−1°C (30°F)|
|Boiling Point||91°C to 93°C|
|Solubility Information||Miscible with alcohol and diethyl ether. Slightly miscible with water.|
|Chemical Name or Material||Isovaleraldehyde|
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GHS H Statement
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: VALERALDEHYDE
EINECSNumber : 209-691-5
RTECSNumber : ES3450000
TSCA : Yes
Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures