Octanal, 98%, Thermo Scientific™
This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.Applications
Octanal is an aromatic aldehyde often found in citrus oils. It is used commercially as a component in perfumes and in flavor production for the food industry.
Slightly soluble in water.
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage. Handle and store under inert gas. Air and moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
|Melting Point||12°C to 15°C|
|Boiling Point||169°C to 171°C|
|Flash Point||56°C (133°F)|
|Solubility Information||Slightly soluble in water.|
|Chemical Name or Material||Octanal|
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GHS H Statement
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: OCTYL ALDEHYDES
EINECSNumber : 204-683-8
RTECSNumber : RG7780000
TSCA : Yes
Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures; Store under Nitrogen
RUO – Research Use Only