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Alfa Aesar™ Valeric acid, 99%

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2500mL
109-52-4
C5H10O2
102.133
MFCD00004413
NQPDZGIKBAWPEJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
valeric acid,n-valeric acid,n-pentanoic acid,valerianic acid,1-butanecarboxylic acid,propylacetic acid,butanecarboxylic acid,pentoic acid,kyselina valerova,valeric acid, n
7991
CHEBI:17418
pentanoic acid
CCCCC(=O)O
109-52-4
C5H10O2
102.133
MFCD00004413
NQPDZGIKBAWPEJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
valeric acid,n-valeric acid,n-pentanoic acid,valerianic acid,1-butanecarboxylic acid,propylacetic acid,butanecarboxylic acid,pentoic acid,kyselina valerova,valeric acid, n
7991
CHEBI:17418
pentanoic acid
CCCCC(=O)O
Applications
Valeric acid, is used as a sex attractant of the sugar beet wireworm, Limonius californicus. It is used predominantly as an intermediate in the manufacture of flavors and perfumes, ester type lubricants, plasticizers and vinyl stabilizesrs. It is a food additive used as a synthetic flavoring substance dan adjuvant. It is an inert ingredient in controlling pest.

Solubility
It is soluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents.
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)3CO2H
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 969454
Merck Index 14,9904
Solubility Information It is soluble in water.
Density 0.938
Formula Weight 102.13
Percent Purity 99%
Odor Unpleasant
Refractive Index 1.408
Melting Point -34°C
Boiling Point 184°C to 186°C
Quantity 2500mL
Flash Point 88°C (190°F)
Chemical Name or Material Valeric acid
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GHS H Statement
H314-H227
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Combustible liquid.

P210-P235-P260-P264b-P271-P280-P301+P330+P331-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P310-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

H227-H314-H335

DOTInformation : Hazard Class: 8; Packaging Group: II

EINECSNumber : 203-677-2

RTECSNumber : YV6100000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures