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Butyl decanoate

≥98.0%

Synonym: Butyl caprate, Capric acid butyl ester

  • CAS Number 30673-36-0

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)8COO(CH2)3CH3

  • Molecular Weight 228.37

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1769651

  •  EC Number 250-280-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00053823

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57646865

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Properties

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InChI Key   ZRNCNTSXSYXHOW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥98.0%
refractive index   n20/D 1.430
density   0.86 g/mL at 20 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

100 mL in glass bottle

Application

Butyl decanoate poses no health hazard and is biodegradable. Hence it is used to substitute hazardous compounds used in tissue processing and dewaxing, along with other compounds without impairing the morphology, staining characteristics, or diagnostic value of the tissue sections. It was used as an internal standard in the calculation of acid concentrations in the whole egg samples.

General description

Butyl decanoate is a colorless liquid. The IR spectra of butyl decanoate was measured in various solvents.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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