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52209 Sigma-Aldrich

Hexadecane

analytical standard

Synonym: n-Hexadecane, Cetane

  • CAS Number 544-76-3

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)14CH3

  • Molecular Weight 226.44

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1736592

  •  EC Number 208-878-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00008998

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24874250

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Properties

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grade   analytical standard
vapor density   7.8 (vs air)
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 105.3 °C)
InChI Key   DCAYPVUWAIABOU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.8% (GC)
form   neat
autoignition temp.   395 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.434(lit.)
  n20/D 1.435
bp   287 °C(lit.)
mp   18 °C(lit.)
transition temp   solidification point 17.5-18.5 °C
density   0.773 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
format   neat

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Supplemental Hazard Statements 
Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
ML9200000
Flash Point(F) 
275 °F
Flash Point(C) 
135 °C
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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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