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epsilon-Caprolactone, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

$26.68 - $586.00

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 502-44-3
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Molecular Weight (g/mol) 114.144
MDL Number MFCD00003267
InChI Key PAPBSGBWRJIAAV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Synonym 6-hexanolactone, epsilon-caprolactone, 2-oxepanone, caprolactone, hexan-6-olide, 6-hexanolide, hexano-6-lactone, 1,6-hexanolide, e-caprolactone, 1-oxa-2-oxocycloheptane
PubChem CID 10401
ChEBI CHEBI:17915
IUPAC Name oxepan-2-one
SMILES C1CCC(=O)OCC1
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Description

Description

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.
Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

502-44-3
114.144
PAPBSGBWRJIAAV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
10401
oxepan-2-one
C6H10O2
MFCD00003267
6-hexanolactone, epsilon-caprolactone, 2-oxepanone, caprolactone, hexan-6-olide, 6-hexanolide, hexano-6-lactone, 1,6-hexanolide, e-caprolactone, 1-oxa-2-oxocycloheptane
CHEBI:17915
C1CCC(=O)OCC1

Specifications

1.078g/mL
502-44-3
C6H10O2
106919
PAPBSGBWRJIAAV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
oxepan-2-one
10401
114.14
epsilon-Caprolactone
500g
99%
MFCD00003267
6-hexanolactone, epsilon-caprolactone, 2-oxepanone, caprolactone, hexan-6-olide, 6-hexanolide, hexano-6-lactone, 1,6-hexanolide, e-caprolactone, 1-oxa-2-oxocycloheptane
C1CCC(=O)OCC1
114.144
CHEBI:17915
99%
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

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

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 several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

RTECSNumber : MO8400000

TSCA : TSCA