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Alfa Aesar™ 2-(n-Hexyloxy)ethanol, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 2-(n-Hexyloxy)ethanol
CAS 112-25-4
Molecular Formula C8H18O2
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)5OCH2CH2OH
Formula Weight 146.23
MDL Number MFCD00045997
UN Number UN2922
Beilstein 1734691
Synonym Ethylene glycol mono(n-hexyl) ether
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AAB2238503

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alfa aesar™
B2238503
1g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2238506

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alfa aesar™
B2238506
5g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 146.23
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Beilstein 1734691
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H302-H312
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Molecular Formula C8H18O2
TSCA TSCA
Quantity 1g
Flash Point 94°C (201°F)
MDL Number MFCD00045997
UN Number UN2922
RTECS Number KL2450000
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)5OCH2CH2OH
Boiling Point 208°C
CAS 112-25-4
Chemical Name or Material 2-(n-Hexyloxy)ethanol
Melting Point −42°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.
Assay 99%
Synonym Ethylene glycol mono(n-hexyl) ether
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe 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.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
2-(n-Hexyloxy)ethanol is used as solvents in speciality printing inks and coalescing aids in surface coatings, coupling agent, rust remover, adhesives and surface cleaners.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol and ether, water (9.46 g/L ).

Notes
Store under inert gas. Air sensitive. Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe 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.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H302-H312
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.