n-Octane, 98+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A13181.AP

UNSPSC: 12352001

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 111-65-9 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500mL

Product Code. 11404584

Quantity Price
1 £ 43.67 / 500mL
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 15-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material n-Octane
CAS 111-65-9
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CH3
Formula Weight 114.23
MDL Number MFCD00009556
UN Number UN1262
Beilstein 1696875
Merck Index 14,6749

Specification

Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H315-H336
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P240-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P362-P405-P501a
Formula Weight 114.23
Quantity 500mL
Melting Point −57°C
Boiling Point 125° to 126°C
Flash Point 15°C
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Assay ≥98%
UN Number UN1262
MDL Number MFCD00009556
Beilstein 1696875
TSCA TSCA
Merck Index 14,6749
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: OCTANES
RTECS Number RG8400000
Solubility Information Soluble in ether, Slightly soluble in alcohol
Density 0.703
Physical Form Liquid
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CH3
CAS 111-65-9
Chemical Name or Material n-Octane
Assay Percent Range ≥98%

Applications
N-octane is mainly used as a solvent, fuel and as one of the standard values in octane rating scale. It is also used to prevent uneven burning of fuel in internal-combustion engines. Further, it acts as an antiknock agent for high compression engine fuels, lacquer diluents, blowing agent for foam rubber. In addition, it is used in rocket propellants and in azeotropic distillations.

Solubility
Miscible with ethyl ether, ethanol, acetone, benzene, petroleum ether and gasoline. Slightly Miscible with alcohol. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with oxidizing agents and acids

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H315-H336

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P240-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P362-P405-P501a