338273

Sigma-Aldrich

2-Methylhexanoic acid

99%

Synonym(s):
2-Methylcaproic acid
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)3CH(CH3)COOH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
130.18
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1721227
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
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Quality Level

vapor pressure

0.0576 mmHg ( 25 °C)(lit.)

assay

99%

refractive index

n20/D 1.422 (lit.)

bp

209-210 °C (lit.)

density

0.918 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

CCCCC(C)C(O)=O

InChI

1S/C7H14O2/c1-3-4-5-6(2)7(8)9/h6H,3-5H2,1-2H3,(H,8,9)

InChI key

CVKMFSAVYPAZTQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Hazard Statements

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

UN 3265 8 / PGII

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

134.6 °F

Flash Point(C)

57 °C

Fawzia H Abdel-Rahman et al.
Journal of environmental science and health. Part. B, Pesticides, food contaminants, and agricultural wastes, 43(8), 680-685 (2008-10-23)
Thirty-three organic acids and furfural metabolites were examined for their nematicidal activity against plant-parasitic, free-living and predacious nematodes. Propionic acid, 2-methylhexanoic acid, lactic acid, maleic acid, and furic acid were the most effective nematicides among normal chain organic acids, branched...
How is chemical interesterification initiated: Nucleophilic substitution or a-proton abstraction?.
Liu L.
Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society, 81(4), 331-337 (2004)
J Julák et al.
Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research, 6(3), 605-610 (2001-02-24)
The volatile fatty acid profiles were determined by a simple gas chromatographic method in 375 microbiologically positive and negative blood cultures. Aerobic bacteria yielded profiles with low content of acids, some of which were chromatographically negative. Anaerobic bacteria produced more...

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