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Alfa Aesar™ n-Hexane, 99%

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110-54-3
C6H14
86.178
MFCD00009520
VLKZOEOYAKHREP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
n-hexane, esani, skellysolve b, gettysolve-b, hexyl hydride, hexan, dipropyl, heksan, hexanen, hexanes
8058
CHEBI:29021
hexane
CCCCCC
110-54-3
C6H14
86.178
MFCD00009520
VLKZOEOYAKHREP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
n-hexane, esani, skellysolve b, gettysolve-b, hexyl hydride, hexan, dipropyl, heksan, hexanen, hexanes
8058
CHEBI:29021
hexane
CCCCCC
Applications
n-Hexane is used as a solvent to extract edible oils from seed and vegetable crops. Commercial grades of hexane are used as solvents for glues, varnishes, and inks, cleaning agent (degreaser) in the printing industry, liquid in low temperature thermometers. Other uses are as fuels and fuel additives, intermediates and laboratory chemicals.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, chloroform, acetone and ether.

Notes
Incompatible with dinitrogen tetraoxide. Store in a cool and dry environment.
UN Number UN1208
Beilstein 1730733
Merck Index 14,4694
Solubility Information Miscible with alcohol,chloroform,acetone and ether.
Formula Weight 86.18
Percent Purity 99%
Density 0.659
Odor Weak, Characteristic
Refractive Index 1.375
Flash Point −23°C (−9°F)
Boiling Point 69°C
Melting Point -95°C
Quantity 50mL
Chemical Name or Material n-Hexane
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GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H361-H373-H315-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

P201-P202-P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P260-P264b-P270-P271-P280i-P281-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P308+P313-P331-P332+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

H225-H304-H315-H319-H335-H336-H361f-H372

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: HEXANES

EINECSNumber : 203-777-6

RTECSNumber : MN9275000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures