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Alfa Aesar™ n-Octane, 98+%

$108.64 - $362.65

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material n-Octane
CAS 111-65-9
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CH3
Formula Weight 114.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009556
UN Number UN1262
Beilstein 1696875
Merck Index 14,6749
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Catalog Number Mfr. No. Quantity Price Quantity    

AAA131810F

 
alfa aesar™
A13181-0F
2500mL Each for $362.65

AAA13181AE

 
alfa aesar™
A13181-AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA13181AP

 
alfa aesar
A13181-AP
500mL Each for $108.64
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point −57°C
Boiling Point 125° to 126°C
Quantity 2500mL
Flash Point 15°C (59°F)
Odor Nearly Odorless
Chemical Name or Material n-Octane
CAS 111-65-9
Physical Form Liquid
Assay ≥98%
Assay Percent Range ≥98%
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CH3
Formula Weight 114.23g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009556
UN Number UN1262
Beilstein 1696875
Merck Index 14,6749
Solubility Information Soluble in ether, Slightly soluble in alcohol
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H315-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: OCTANES
RTECS Number RG8400000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
N-octane is mainly used as a solvent, fuel and as one of the standard values in octane rating scale. It is also used to prevent uneven burning of fuel in internal-combustion engines. Further, it acts as an antiknock agent for high compression engine fuels, lacquer diluents, blowing agent for foam rubber. In addition, it is used in rocket propellants and in azeotropic distillations.

Solubility
Miscible with ethyl ether, ethanol, acetone, benzene, petroleum ether and gasoline. Slightly Miscible with alcohol. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and acids

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H315-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.