Brand: Alfa Aesar A15977.AP
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 111-87-5 Weight : 0.01000kg
1-Octanol is used as a precursor to prepare esters, which is used in perfumes and flavorings. It is used as food additive, anti-foaming agent and emulsifier in anti-rust emulsions. It is widely involved in chemical industry for the synthesis of ethoxylates, alkyl sulfates and ether sulfates. It is used as a solvent in paints, varnishes, waxes, and surface coatings and mainly involved in agricultural chemistry to inhibit excessive growth of tobacco plants.
Miscible with ethanol, ether and propylene glycol. Immiscible with water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.