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Alfa Aesar™ Octanoic acid, 98+%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A11149AC

Quantity 25mL

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Catalog No. AAA11149AC


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Octanoic acid is used in the production of esters, which finds application in perfumery and also dyes manufacture. It is used as a food contact surface sanitizer in commercial food handling, as a dietary supplement and as disinfectant in health care facilities, recreational facilities, livestock premises and industrial facilities. Its acid chloride is used in the synthesis of perfluorooctanoic acid.

Solubility
Misicible with alcohol, chloroform, ether, carbon disulfide, petroleum ether and acetonitrile.Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

124-07-2
CH3(CH2)6CO2H
MFCD00004429
1747180
Caprylic acid
C8H16O2
144.21
UN3265
14,1765
Octanoic acid

Specifications

124-07-2
C8H16O2
144.21
UN3265
14,1765
236° to 238°C
25mL
Rancid
Octanoic acid
>98%
CH3(CH2)6CO2H
MFCD00004429
1747180
Caprylic acid
16° to 17°C
132°C (269°F)
4
≥98%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.

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

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

RTECSNumber : RH0175000

TSCA : TSCA

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