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Alfa Aesar™ (+/-)-2-Octanol, 98%

$29.39 - $134.38

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 123-96-6
Molecular Formula C8H18O
Formula Weight 130.23
MDL Number MFCD00004591
Beilstein 1719325
Merck Index 14,6752
Synonym n-Hexyl methyl carbinol
Chemical Name or Material (+/-)-2-Octanol
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AAA169850F SDS Alfa Aesar™
A169850F
2500mL Each for $134.38
AAA16985AE SDS Alfa Aesar™
A16985AE
100mL Each for $29.39
AAA16985AP SDS Alfa Aesar™
A16985AP
500mL Each for $42.32
Specifications

Description

Applications
(^+)-2-Octanol is used in flavors, paints and coatings, defoaming agent, low-volatility solvent, lubricants, fuels, paints and coatings. It is used as a frother in mineral floatation and wetting agent. It acts as an intermediate in the preparation of surfactants, cosmetic emollients esters and plasticizers. Further, it is also used as a reagent in the synthesis of pharmaceutical compounds and piperine derivatives. In addition to this, it is considered as an alternative of 2-ethylhexanol.

Solubility
Miscible with diethyl ether, acetone, alcohol, most common organic solvents, aromatic and aliphatic hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with cold water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

123-96-6
130.23
1719325
n-Hexyl methyl carbinol
C8H18O
MFCD00004591
14,6752
(+/-)-2-Octanol

Specifications

123-96-6
130.23
1719325
n-Hexyl methyl carbinol
−38°C
76°C (169°F)
(+/-)-2-Octanol
C8H18O
MFCD00004591
14,6752
179° to 180°C
2500mL
Pleasant
98%

Safety and Handling

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

GHS P Statement
P261-P305+P351+P338
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Warning

RTECSNumber : RH0795000

TSCA : TSCA