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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Ethyl-1-hexanol, 99%

$31.55 - $82.04

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 104-76-7
Molecular Formula C8H18O
Formula Weight 130.23
MDL Number MFCD00004746
Beilstein 1719280
Merck Index 14,3808
Synonym Isooctanol
Chemical Name or Material 2-Ethyl-1-hexanol
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AAA17104AP SDS Alfa Aesar™
A17104AP
500mL Each for $31.55
AAA171040F SDS Alfa Aesar™
A171040F
2500mL Each for $82.04
Specifications

Description

Applications
2-Ethyl-1-hexanol is used as a flavor, fragrance and plasticizer. It is used to prepare diesters bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate. It reacts with nitric acid and used as an octane booster. Its ester, 2-ethylhexyl ester is a component of sunscreen octocrylene. Further, it is used as a low volatility solvent for resins, animal fats, waxes, vegetable oils and petroleum derivatives. In addition to this, it is used in plasticizer, dioctyl phthalate, which is used in the production of polyvinyl chloride products.

Solubility
Miscible with common organic solvents. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, alkalies, strong bases and strong acids.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

104-76-7
130.23
1719280
Isooctanol
C8H18O
MFCD00004746
14,3808
2-Ethyl-1-hexanol

Specifications

104-76-7
C8H18O
MFCD00004746
14,3808
183° to 186°C
500mL
2-Ethyl-1-hexanol
Mild
130.23
1719280
Isooctanol
−76°C
77°C (171°F)
99%

Safety and Handling

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

GHS P Statement
P280g-P273-P305+P351+P338
Wear protective gloves.
Avoid release to the environment.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Warning

RTECSNumber : MP0350000

TSCA : TSCA