n-Decane, 99%, Alfa Aesar™


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A14732-AP

N-DECANE, 99% 500ML

UNSPSC: 12352001

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 124-18-5 Weight: 0.45360kg


Quantity 500mL

Product Code. 11427776

Quantity Price
1 £ 51.83 / 500mL
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 14-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material n-Decane
CAS 124-18-5
Physical Form Liquid
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)8CH3
Formula Weight 142.29g/mol

Specification

Density 0.730g/mL
Boiling Point 172° to174°C
Melting Point −30°C
Quantity 500mL
Flash Point 46°C
Chemical Name or Material n-Decane
CAS 124-18-5
Physical Form Liquid
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)8CH3
Formula Weight 142.29g/mol

Applications
n-Decane is used as a solvent as well as an internal standard in the GC analysis of oxalic, malonic and succinic acids. It is used in paint manufacture as a hydrocarbon solvent and for wood stains and varnishes as a varnish solvent. It is an active component of automotive fuels viz. gasoline (petrol).

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol and ethers. Miscible with ethanol and ether. Slightly miscible with carbon tetrachloride. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.