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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Ethylhexanal, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-Ethylhexanal
CAS 123-05-7
Molecular Formula C8H16O
Formula Weight 128.21g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006987
UN Number UN1989
Beilstein 1700556
Synonym 2-Ethylcapronaldehyde; 2-Ethylhexaldehyde
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Products
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AAB2347118

 
alfa aesar™
B23471-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2347130

 
alfa aesar™
B23471-30
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 163°C
Melting Point <−100°C
Quantity 50g
Flash Point 50°C (122°F)
Chemical Name or Material 2-Ethylhexanal
CAS 123-05-7
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C8H16O
Formula Weight 128.21g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006987
UN Number UN1989
Beilstein 1700556
Synonym 2-Ethylcapronaldehyde; 2-Ethylhexaldehyde
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ALDEHYDES, N.O.S.
RTECS Number MN7525000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
2-Ethylhexanal is used as an intermediate for chemical synthesis & in the production of disinfectants, pharmaceuticals and odorous substances.  

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Air sensitive. Store in a cool, dry conditions, in well sealed conditions. Store away from oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226-H315-H319-H335
Flammable liquid and vapour.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.