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Ethyl hexanoate

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natural, ≥98%, FCC, FG

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Synonym(s):
Caproic acid ethyl ester, Ethyl caproate
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)4COOC2H5
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
144.21
FEMA Number:
2439
Beilstein:
1701293
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
310
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.060
NACRES:
NA.21

grade

FG
Halal
Kosher
natural

Quality Level

Agency

meets purity specifications of JECFA

reg. compliance

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

vapor density

5 (vs air)

Assay

≥98%

greener alternative product characteristics

Less Hazardous Chemical Syntheses
Use of Renewable Feedstocks
Learn more about the Principles of Green Chemistry.

refractive index

n20/D 1.407 (lit.)

bp

168 °C (lit.)

density

0.869 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

flavors and fragrances

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

food allergen

no known allergens

greener alternative category

Organoleptic

banana; green; fruity; waxy; pineapple; sweet

SMILES string

CCCCCC(=O)OCC

InChI

1S/C8H16O2/c1-3-5-6-7-8(9)10-4-2/h3-7H2,1-2H3

InChI key

SHZIWNPUGXLXDT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Ethyl hexanoate

agency

meets purity specifications of JECFA

agency

meets purity specifications of JECFA

agency

meets purity specifications of JECFA

agency

-

vapor density

5 (vs air)

vapor density

5 (vs air)

vapor density

-

vapor density

5 (vs air)

assay

≥98%

assay

≥98%

assay

≥99%

assay

≥99%

refractive index

n20/D 1.407 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.407 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.405 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.407 (lit.)

bp

168 °C (lit.)

bp

168 °C (lit.)

bp

151 °C (lit.)

bp

168 °C (lit.)

General description

We are committed to bringing you Greener Alternative Products, which adhere to one of the four categories of Greener Alternatives . This product is a Biobased products, showing key improvements in Green Chemistry Principles “Less Hazardous Chemical Syntheses” and “Use of Renewable Feedstock”.

Pictograms

Flame

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Hazard Classifications

Flam. Liq. 3

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

127.4 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

53 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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