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Alfa Aesar™ 8-Bromooctanoic acid, 97%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 8-Bromooctanoic acid
CAS 17696-11-6
Molecular Formula C8H15BrO2
Linear Formula BrCH2(CH2)6CO2H
Formula Weight 223.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004430
UN Number UN1759
Synonym omega-Bromocaprylic acid
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AAB2557509

 
alfa aesar™
B25575-09
10g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2557518

 
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B25575-18
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 147° to 150°C (2mmHg)
Melting Point 37° to 41°C
Quantity 10g
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Chemical Name or Material 8-Bromooctanoic acid
CAS 17696-11-6
Assay 97%
Molecular Formula C8H15BrO2
Linear Formula BrCH2(CH2)6CO2H
Formula Weight 223.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004430
UN Number UN1759
Synonym omega-Bromocaprylic 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 SOLIDS, N.O.S.

Applications
8-Bromooctanoic acid is used in the synthesis of 8-(N-Methyl-4,4′-bipyridinyl)- octanoic acid. 8-Mercaptooctanoic acid was prepared from 8-bromooctanoic acid.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool, dry place in a well sealed container. Store away from 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.