W281107

Sigma-Aldrich

Octyl octanoate

≥98%, FG

Synonym(s):
Octyl caprylate
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C16H32O2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
256.42
FEMA Number:
2811
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
395
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.114
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic

grade

FG
Kosher

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 872/2012

assay

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.435 (lit.)

bp

307 °C (lit.)

mp

−18 °C (lit.)

density

0.859 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

Featured Industry

Flavors and Fragrances

Organoleptic

coconut; oily; fruity; sweet

food allergen

no known allergens

SMILES string

CCCCCCCCOC(=O)CCCCCCC

InChI

1S/C16H32O2/c1-3-5-7-9-11-13-15-18-16(17)14-12-10-8-6-4-2/h3-15H2,1-2H3

InChI key

DJNTZVRUYMHBTD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle
4, 9 kg in steel drum

Other Notes

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Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

nwg

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Seyed Mehdi Razavi et al.
Natural product research, 24(18), 1704-1709 (2009-07-17)
The hydrodistillated essential oils from leaves and fruits of Ecballium elaterium were analysed by GC-MS. Octyl octanoate (30.0%), 3-(6,6- dimethyl-5-oxohept-2-enyl)-cyclohexanone (20.4%) and hexahydro farnesyl acetone (19.1%) were the main components among 21 constituents characterised in the leaf oil. Twenty-one compounds...
R A Stenning et al.
Bio/technology (Nature Publishing Company), 11(11), 1299-1301 (1993-11-01)
The distribution of water and the formation of microphases during the synthesis of octyl octanoate and the hydrolysis of triolein catalyzed by immobilized lipase have been directly monitored in real time using confocal laser microscopy.
Dirk Louis P Schorkopf et al.
Proceedings. Biological sciences, 274(1611), 895-898 (2007-01-26)
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