W254711

Sigma-Aldrich

Heptyl acetate

natural, ≥98%, FG

Synonym(s):
n-Heptyl acetate
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C9H18O2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
158.24
FEMA Number:
2547
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
212c
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.022
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

grade

FG
Halal
Kosher
natural

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
FDA 21 CFR 117
FDA 21 CFR 172.515

vapor density

5.5 (vs air)

vapor pressure

12 mmHg ( 73 °C)

assay

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.414
n20/D 1.415 (lit.)

bp

192-193 °C (lit.)

mp

−50.2 (lit.)

density

0.886 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

Featured Industry

Flavors and Fragrances

Organoleptic

fatty; green; woody; waxy; citrus; wine-like

food allergen

no known allergens

SMILES string

CCCCCCCOC(C)=O

InChI

1S/C9H18O2/c1-3-4-5-6-7-8-11-9(2)10/h3-8H2,1-2H3

InChI key

ZCZSIDMEHXZRLG-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Packaging

100 g in poly bottle
1 kg in poly bottle

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Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

154.4 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

68 °C - closed cup

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