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Alfa Aesar™ n-Hexyl acetate, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material n-Hexyl acetate
CAS 142-92-7
Molecular Formula C8H16O2
Linear Formula CH3CO2(CH2)5CH3
Formula Weight 144.21g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009524
UN Number UN3271
Beilstein 1747138
Synonym Acetic acid n-hexyl ester
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AAL06342AK

 
alfa aesar™
L06342-AK
250mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 167° to 169°C
Melting Point −80°C
Quantity 250mL
Flash Point 43°C (109°F)
Chemical Name or Material n-Hexyl acetate
CAS 142-92-7
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C8H16O2
Linear Formula CH3CO2(CH2)5CH3
Formula Weight 144.21g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009524
UN Number UN3271
Beilstein 1747138
Synonym Acetic acid n-hexyl ester
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ETHERS, N.O.S.
RTECS Number AI0875000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
n-Hexyl acetate exhibits antimicrobial activity and can be used to improve the safety of minimally processed fruits. It is a fruity smelling fluid used as flavoring agent or in perfumes. It is a green leaf volatile from cabbage Brassica oleracea var. capitata L. It is used as plasticizers.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, ether. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store at 4°C. Store in a cool, dry conditions in well sealed container. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226
Flammable liquid and vapor.