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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Ethylhexanoic acid, 99%

$31.55 - $91.45

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 149-57-5
Molecular Formula C8H16O2
Formula Weight 144.21
MDL Number MFCD00002675
Beilstein 1750468
Chemical Name or Material 2-Ethylhexanoic acid
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Specifications

Description

Applications
2-Ethylhexanoic acid is used in the preparation of metal derivatives, which act as a catalyst in polymerization reactions. For example, tin 2-ethylhexanoate is used in the manufacturing of poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid). It is also used as a stabilizer for polyvinyl chlorides. It is also involved in solvent extraction and dye granulation. Further, it is used to prepare plasticizers, lubricants, detergents, flotation aids, corrosion inhibitors and alkyd resins. In addition to this, it serves as a catalyst for polyurethane foaming.

Solubility
Miscible with water.

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

Chemical Identifiers

149-57-5
144.21
1750468
C8H16O2
MFCD00002675
2-Ethylhexanoic acid

Specifications

149-57-5
144.21
1750468
−59°C
2500mL
2-Ethylhexanoic acid
C8H16O2
MFCD00002675
226° to 229°C
3
114°C (237°F)
99%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H361-H302-H312
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.

GHS P Statement
P280-P281-P301+P312-P312-P405-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

RTECSNumber : MO7700000

TSCA : TSCA