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Alfa Aesar™ 2-Methylpentane, 99+%

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 107-83-5
Molecular Formula C6H14
Formula Weight 86.18
MDL Number MFCD00009406
UN Number UN1208
Beilstein 1730735
Synonym Isohexane
Chemical Name or Material 2-Methylpentane
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AAL03001AE SDS Alfa Aesar™
L03001AE
100mL N/A N/A  
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AAL03001AP SDS Alfa Aesar™
L03001AP
500mL N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
2-Methylpentane is employed as a raw material, rubber solvent and vegetable oil extraction solvent. It is also used as a solvent in adhesives. Further, it is used as an intermediate in organic synthesis and finds application in food, preservatives, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, beverages and flavor enhancer.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, ether, acetone and chloroform. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

107-83-5
86.18
UN1208
Isohexane
C6H14
MFCD00009406
1730735
2-Methylpentane

Specifications

61° to 62°C
107-83-5
86.18
UN1208
Isohexane
−40°C (−40°F)
2-Methylpentane
100mL
C6H14
MFCD00009406
1730735
−154°C
Petroleum-like
≥99%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H315-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

GHS P Statement
P210-P273-P243-P301+P310-P315-P403
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid release to the environment. Take precautionary measures against static discharge.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Get immediate medical advice/attention.
Store in a well-ventilated place.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: HEXANES

RTECSNumber : SA2985000

TSCA : TSCA