Alfa Aesar™ epsilon-Caprolactone, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10299-22

EPSILON-CAPROLACTONE, 99% 100G

UNSPSC: 12352005

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 502-44-3 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 100g

Product Code. 11488950

Quantity Price
1 £ 14.42 / 100g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 07-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material epsilon-Caprolactone
CAS 502-44-3
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Formula Weight 114.14g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003267
Beilstein 106919
Synonym 6-Hexanolactone; 2-Oxepanone

Specification

Boiling Point 235° to 236°C
Melting Point −2°C
Quantity 100g
Flash Point 109°C (228°F)
Chemical Name or Material epsilon-Caprolactone
CAS 502-44-3
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C6H10O2
Formula Weight 114.14g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00003267
Beilstein 106919
Synonym 6-Hexanolactone; 2-Oxepanone
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H318-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number MO8400000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
ε-Caprolactone is widely used as a monomer in the manufacturing of highly specialized polymers. It is mainly utilized as a precursor to caprolactam. It finds an application in the synthesis of polyglecaprone, which is used as a suture material in surgery.

Solubility
Miscible with water and most organic solvents.

Notes
Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Combustible liquid.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H318-H335-H315
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.