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Alfa Aesar™ 1-Octanol, 99%

$41.88 - $393.91

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 1-Octanol
CAS 111-87-5
Molecular Formula C8H18O
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)7OH
Formula Weight 130.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002988
Beilstein 1697461
Merck Index 14,6751
Synonym Capryl alcohol; n-Octyl alcohol
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AAA159770F

 
alfa aesar™
A15977-0F
2500mL Each for $114.72

AAA15977AP

 
alfa aesar
A15977-AP
500mL Each for $41.88

AAA159770D

 
alfa aesar™
A15977-0D
10000mL Each for $393.91
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 193° to 195°C
Melting Point −16°C
Quantity 2500mL
Flash Point 81°C (177°F)
Odor Sweet
Chemical Name or Material 1-Octanol
CAS 111-87-5
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C8H18O
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)7OH
Formula Weight 130.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002988
Beilstein 1697461
Merck Index 14,6751
Synonym Capryl alcohol; n-Octyl alcohol
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number RH6550000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
1-Octanol is used as a precursor to prepare esters, which is used in perfumes and flavorings. It is used as food additive, anti-foaming agent and emulsifier in anti-rust emulsions. It is widely involved in chemical industry for the synthesis of ethoxylates, alkyl sulfates and ether sulfates. It is used as a solvent in paints, varnishes, waxes, and surface coatings and mainly involved in agricultural chemistry to inhibit excessive growth of tobacco plants.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ether and propylene glycol. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H227
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.