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Alfa Aesar™ 6-Aminohexanoic acid, 99%

$41.76 - $415.19

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 6-Aminohexanoic acid
CAS 60-32-2
Molecular Formula C6H13NO2
Linear Formula H2N(CH2)5CO2H
Formula Weight 131.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00008238
Beilstein 906872
Merck Index 14,432
Synonym epsilon-Aminocaproic acid; EACA
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A14719-22
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A14719-0E
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 100g
Chemical Name or Material 6-Aminocaproic Acid
CAS 60-32-2
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range ≥99%
Molecular Formula H2N(CH2)5CO2H
Linear Formula H2N(CH2)5CO2H
Formula Weight 131.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00008238
Beilstein 906872
Merck Index 14,432
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for se
RTECS Number MO6300000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
6-Aminohexanoic acid is used as an intermediate in the polymerization of Nylon-6. It is involved in the extraction of aldehydes from the reaction mixture as well as to improve the solubilization of membrane proteins in electrophoresis. It acts as an inhibitor of fibrinolysis.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in alcohol. Practically insoluble in ether and chloroform.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for se

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.