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Alfa Aesar™ Decanoic acid, 99%

$52.18 - $474.70

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Decanoic Acid
CAS 334-48-5
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)8CO2H
Formula Weight 172.27g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004441
Beilstein 1754556
Merck Index 14,1758
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Products
Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA1478830

 
alfa aesar
A14788-30
250g Each for $52.18

AAA147880B

 
alfa aesar™
A14788-0B
1000g Each for $161.01

AAA147880I

 
alfa aesar™
A14788-0I
5000g Each for $474.70
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 0.893
Quantity 250g
Chemical Name or Material Decanoic Acid
CAS 334-48-5
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)8CO2H
Formula Weight 172.27g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004441
Beilstein 1754556
Merck Index 14,1758
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 HD9100000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Decanoic acid is used in perfumes, resins, lubricants, greases, dyes, plastics, pharmaceuticals and food additives. It is involved in the preparation of wetting agents and sodium deconate, which is an active component in soap. It is also used as a plasticizer and as an absorption enhancer in guinea pig skin experiments. Further, it is employed in the generation of esters for artificial fruit flavors. In addition to this, it is used in agricultural chemicals, lubricant additives and surface active agents.

Solubility
Soluble in acetone, benzene, chloroform, carbon disulfide, ethyl ether, ethanol, dilute nitric acid and most organic solvents. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, reducing agents and 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.