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66490 Sigma-Aldrich

Methylcyclopentane

analytical standard

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grade   analytical standard
vapor pressure   232.8 mmHg ( 37.7 °C)
InChI Key   GDOPTJXRTPNYNR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.5% (GC)
form   neat
autoignition temp.   624 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   8.35 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.409(lit.)
  n20/D 1.410
bp   72 °C(lit.)
mp   −142 °C(lit.)
density   0.748 g/mL at 20 °C
  0.749 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
format   neat

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Application

Methylcyclopentane was used to determine qualitative and quantitative interpretation of solvophobic effects in methyl cellosolve and propylene glycol, reading values of Gibbs free energy of solution and solvation.

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General description

Methylcyclopentane, a naphthene hydrocarbon, has a tertiary carbon atom and also has greater reactivity towards chemical agents like sulphuric acid, fuming nitric acid, etc.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2298 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
GY4640000
Flash Point(F) 
-20.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-29 °C
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Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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