Silicone Oil, Alfa Aesar™

For oil baths

Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A12728.36

UNSPSC: 12352100

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 63148-62-9 Weight: 0.01000kg

Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11470673

Quantity Price
1 £ 34.980000000000004 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 28-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Silicone Oil


Density 0.963g/mL
Flash Point >270°C (518°F)
Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Silicone Oil

Silicone oil is used as a calibration media in temperature controlled baths in laboratories due to its good thermal characteristics and low flammability. It is also used as active component in silicone grease, lubricants and heat transfer fluids. It finds application in cosmetics, hair conditioners and as a sorbent for the analysis of headspace (dissolved gas analysis) of food.

Miscible with aliphatic, aromatic hydrocarbons, alcohol and chlorinated hydrocarbons. Immiscible with water, methanol and ethylene glycol.

Viscosity at 40cSt. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.


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