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Alfa Aesar™ epsilon-Caprolactone, 99%

$25.01 - $536.15

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material epsilon-Caprolactone
CAS 502-44-3
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Formula Weight 114.14g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003267
Beilstein 106919
Synonym 2-Oxepanone
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A10299-36
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 1.078g/mL
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material epsilon-Caprolactone
CAS 502-44-3
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Formula Weight 114.14g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003267
Beilstein 106919
Synonym 2-Oxepanone
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin 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 sev
RTECS Number MO8400000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
ε-Caprolactone is widely used as a monomer in the manufacturing of highly specialized polymers. It is mainly utilized as a precursor to caprolactam. It finds an application in the synthesis of polyglecaprone, which is used as a suture material in surgery.

Solubility
Miscible with water and most organic solvents.

Notes
Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Combustible liquid.

Safety and Handling

Danger

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 sev

GHS H Statement
H318-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.