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1-Hexadecanol

ReagentPlus®, 99%

Synonym: Cetyl alcohol, Palmityl alcohol

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Properties

Related Categories Alcohols, Building Blocks, C11 to C30+, Chemical Synthesis, Organic Building Blocks,
grade   ReagentPlus®
vapor density   8.34 (vs air)
vapor pressure   <0.01 mmHg ( 43 °C)
InChI Key   BXWNKGSJHAJOGX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   99%
autoignition temp.   483 °F
expl. lim.   8 %
bp   179-181 °C/10 mmHg(lit.)
mp   48-50 °C(lit.)
solubility   ethanol: soluble100 mL/mL, clear to very slightly hazy, colorless
density   0.818 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

5 g in glass bottle

Application

1-Hexadecanol has been used in preparation of:
• (±)-2-methoxyheptadecanoic acid (fatty acid)
• high-chain fatty acid esters of 1-hexadecanol, novel organic phase change material for thermal energy storage
• hexadecane (alkane) in the presence of membrane fraction of Vibrio furnissii M1

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ReagentPlus is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
nwg
RTECS 
MM0225000
Flash Point(F) 
338 °F
Flash Point(C) 
170 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

MSMLS Online Plate Map

Metabolite descriptors included with the software download upon purchase of the product include: Name, Parent CID, molecular formula, molecular weight, CAS, ChEBI, HMDB ID, PubChem Compound and Subst...
Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

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