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Alfa Aesar™ Valeric acid, 99%

$30.34 - $30.34

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Valeric acid
CAS 109-52-4
Molecular Formula C5H10O2
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)3CO2H
Formula Weight 102.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004413
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 969454
Merck Index 14,9904
Synonym Pentanoic acid
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AAA162380F

 
alfa aesar™
A16238-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
 Please call Customer Service at 1-800-234-7437 or send an email to help@thermofisher.com for assistance.

AAA16238AP

 
alfa aesar™
A16238-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA16238AE

 
alfa aesar™
A16238-AE
100mL Each for $30.34
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Unpleasant
Melting Point −34°C
Boiling Point 184° to 186°C
Quantity 2500mL
Flash Point 88°C (190°F)
Chemical Name or Material Valeric acid
CAS 109-52-4
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C5H10O2
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)3CO2H
Formula Weight 102.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00004413
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 969454
Merck Index 14,9904
Synonym Pentanoic acid
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H227
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number YV6100000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Valeric acid, is used as a sex attractant of the sugar beet wireworm, Limonius californicus. It is used predominantly as an intermediate in the manufacture of flavors and perfumes, ester type lubricants, plasticizers and vinyl stabilizesrs. It is a food additive used as a synthetic flavoring substance dan adjuvant. It is an inert ingredient in controlling pest.

Solubility
It is soluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314-H227
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Combustible liquid.