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Alfa Aesar™ 5-Methylhexanoic acid, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 5-Methylhexanoic acid
CAS 628-46-6
Molecular Formula (CH3)2CH(CH2)3CO2H
Formula Weight 130.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00036494
UN Number UN3265
Synonym Isoheptanoic acid; 5-Methylcaproic acid
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AAA1901209

 
alfa aesar™
A19012-09
10g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1901218

 
alfa aesar™
A19012-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 216°C
Quantity 10g
Flash Point 102°C (216°F)
Odor Rancid
Chemical Name or Material 5-Methylhexanoic acid
CAS 628-46-6
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula (CH3)2CH(CH2)3CO2H
Formula Weight 130.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00036494
UN Number UN3265
Synonym Isoheptanoic acid; 5-Methylcaproic acid
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number MO8400900
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Ion-exclusion chromatographic separations of C1-C6 aliphatic carboxylic acids on a sulfonated styrene-divinylbenzene co-polymer resin column, high sensitive conductimetric detection is achieved with 5-methylhexanoic acid as eluent.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from strong oxidizing agents, bases.

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-H318
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.