Octanoic acid, 98+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A11149.AP

UNSPSC: 12352103

Code: NEW

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


Quantity 500mL

Product Code. 11459063

Quantity Price
1 £ 16.96 / 500mL
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 11-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Octanoic acid
CAS 124-07-2
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CO2H
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
Quantity 500mL
Beilstein 1747180
Assay ≥98%
RTECS Number RH0175000
TSCA TSCA
Merck Index 14,1765
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.
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)6CO2H
UN Number UN3265
Health Hazard 1 Danger
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
Density 0.910g/mL
Chemical Name or Material Octanoic acid
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6CO2H
CAS 124-07-2
Synonym Caprylic acid
Assay Percent Range >98%
MDL Number MFCD00004429

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.