n-Octane, 98+%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A13181AP

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 111-65-9
    Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CH3
    Formula Weight 114.23g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009556
    UN Number UN1262
    Beilstein 1696875
    Merck Index 14,6749
    Chemical Name or Material n-Octane

    Specifications

    Density 0.703
    Boiling Point 125° to 126°C
    Melting Point −57°C
    Quantity 500mL
    Flash Point 15°C
    CAS 111-65-9
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range ≥98%
    Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CH3
    Formula Weight 114.23g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00009556
    UN Number UN1262
    Beilstein 1696875
    Merck Index 14,6749
    Solubility Information Soluble in ether, Slightly soluble in alcohol
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H225-H304-H315-H336
    Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
    May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
    Causes skin irritation.
    May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P210-P261-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
    Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doct
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: OCTANES
    RTECS Number RG8400000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material n-Octane
    Assay ≥98%

    Description

    Applications
    N-octane is mainly used as a solvent, fuel and as one of the standard values in octane rating scale. It is also used to prevent uneven burning of fuel in internal-combustion engines. Further, it acts as an antiknock agent for high compression engine fuels, lacquer diluents, blowing agent for foam rubber. In addition, it is used in rocket propellants and in azeotropic distillations.

    Solubility
    Miscible with ethyl ether, ethanol, acetone, benzene, petroleum ether and gasoline. Slightly Miscible with alcohol. Immiscible with water.

    Notes
    Hygroscopic. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and acids

    GHS H Statement
    H225-H304-H315-H336
    Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
    May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
    Causes skin irritation.
    May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

    GHS P Statement
    P210-P261-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
    Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
    Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doct

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