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Alfa Aesar™ n-Eicosane, 99%

$26.97 - $75.34

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material n-Eicosane
CAS 112-95-8
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)18CH3
Formula Weight 282.54
MDL Number MFCD00009344
Beilstein 1700722
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AAA1385314

  SDS
alfa aesar
A1385314
25g Each for $26.97

AAA1385322

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1385322
100g Each for $75.34
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 282.54
Quantity 25g
Assay 99%
MDL Number MFCD00009344
Beilstein 1700722
TSCA TSCA
Assay Percent Range 99%
CAS 112-95-8
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)18CH3
Chemical Name or Material n-Eicosane
Density 0.7888

Applications
n-Eicosane is a saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon, which is used to form candles and paraffin waxes with solar energy storage capacity. It is also used in cosmetics, lubricants, plasticizers and in the petrochemical industry. Further, it is useful for special surfactants and in the preparation of certain organic chemicals. In addition to this, it is used as a chromatographic analysis reference material.

Solubility
Soluble in ether, petroleum ether and benzene. Slightly soluble in acetone and chloroform. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.