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Alfa Aesar™ 3-Pentanol, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 3-Pentanol
CAS 584-02-1
Molecular Formula C5H12O
Formula Weight 88.15
MDL Number MFCD00004574
UN Number UN1105
Beilstein 1730964
Merck Index 14,7120
Synonym Diethyl carbinol
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AAL0606522

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alfa aesar™
L0606522
100g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL0606536

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alfa aesar™
L0606536
500g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 88.15
Molecular Formula C5H12O
Chemical Name or Material 3-Pentanol
MDL Number MFCD00004574
TSCA TSCA
Synonym Diethyl carbinol
UN Number UN1105
Flash Point 33°C (91°F)
RTECS Number SA5075000
Odor Characteristic
Merck Index 14,7120
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H332-H315-H335
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
CAS 584-02-1
Assay ≥98%
Health Hazard 1 Warning
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: PENTANOLS
Quantity 100g
Boiling Point 114° to 115°C
Melting Point −8°C
Beilstein 1730964

Applications
3-Pentanol is widely used as a flavoring agent. It is biogenic oxygenated volatile organic compound (BOVOC) and is used as a reagent in the synthesis of pure bromopentanes for infrared standards.

Solubility
Soluble in acetone, benzene, ethanol and diethyl ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.