Alfa Aesar™ Octanoic acid, 98+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11149.0F

UNSPSC: 12352103

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 124-07-2 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 2500mL

Product Code. 11469063

Quantity Price
1 £ 47.59 / 2500mL
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 09-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Octanoic acid
CAS 124-07-2
Molecular Formula C8H16O2
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)6CO2H
Formula Weight 144.21
MDL Number MFCD00004429
UN Number UN3265
Beilstein 1747180
Merck Index 14,1765
Synonym Caprylic acid

Specification

Formula Weight 144.21
Assay Percent Range >98%
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number RH0175000
UN Number UN3265
TSCA TSCA
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Quantity 2500mL
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)6CO2H
Beilstein 1747180
Merck Index 14,1765
MDL Number MFCD00004429
Boiling Point 236° to 238°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Chemical Name or Material Octanoic acid
CAS 124-07-2
Flash Point 132°C (269°F)
Assay ≥98%
Melting Point 16° to 17°C
pH 4
Synonym Caprylic acid
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Molecular Formula C8H16O2
Odor Rancid

Applications
Octanoic acid is used in the production of esters, which finds application in perfumery and also dyes manufacture. It is used as a food contact surface sanitizer in commercial food handling, as a dietary supplement and as disinfectant in health care facilities, recreational facilities, livestock premises and industrial facilities. Its acid chloride is used in the synthesis of perfluorooctanoic acid.

Solubility
Misicible with alcohol, chloroform, ether, carbon disulfide, petroleum ether and acetonitrile.Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with bases, oxidizing agents and reducing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.