Alfa Aesar™ Dodecanoic acid, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11672.0E

UNSPSC: 12352103

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 143-07-7 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 2500g

Product Code. 11499153

Quantity Price
1 £ 47.17 / 2500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 11-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Dodecanoic acid
CAS 143-07-7
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)10CO2H
Formula Weight 200.32
MDL Number MFCD00002736
Beilstein 1099477
Merck Index 14,5384
Synonym Lauric acid

Specification

Formula Weight 200.32
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.
Chemical Name or Material Dodecanoic acid
TSCA TSCA
Flash Point 165°C (329°F)
RTECS Number OE9800000
Assay 98%
Synonym Lauric acid
Odor Odorless
Quantity 2500g
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)10CO2H
Beilstein 1099477
MDL Number MFCD00002736
Merck Index 14,5384
Melting Point 43° to 45°C
CAS 143-07-7
Boiling Point 180°C (21mmHg)

Applications
Dodecanoic acid is used in the preparation of cosmetics, soaps, alkyd resins and wetting agents. It is also used to measure the molar mass of an unknown substance through freezing point depression. It is also used as a food additive and an active component in a treatment for acne. In addition to this, it is a substrate for acylation of certain proteins based on the murine studies.

Solubility
Soluble in water, benzene, acetone, alcohol, petroleum ether, dimethyl sulfoxide and dimethyl formamide. Slightly soluble in chloroform.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS H Statement
H319
Causes serious eye irritation.

GHS P Statement
P280-P264-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.