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Methyl octanoate

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Synonym(s):
Methyl octanoate, Methyl caprylate
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C9H18O2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
158.24
MDL number:
EC Index Number:
203-835-0

vapor pressure

1.33 hPa ( 34.2 °C)

Quality Level

Assay

≥98.0% (GC)

form

liquid

potency

>2000 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)

bp

193 °C/1013 hPa

mp

-40 °C

transition temp

flash point 68 °C

density

0.877 g/cm3 at 20 °C

storage temp.

2-30°C

InChI

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

Inchi Key

JGHZJRVDZXSNKQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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form

liquid

form

-

form

liquid

form

-

bp

193 °C/1013 hPa

bp

193-194 °C (lit.)

bp

194-195 °C (lit.)

bp

193-194 °C (lit.)

mp

-40 °C

mp

-

mp

-

mp

-

density

0.877 g/cm3 at 20 °C

density

0.877 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.)

density

0.877 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

density

0.877 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.)

storage temp.

2-30°C

storage temp.

-10 to -25°C

storage temp.

-

storage temp.

-

Analysis Note

Assay (GC, area%): ≥ 98.0 % (a/a)
Density (d 20 °C/ 4 °C): 0.874 - 0.878
Identity (IR): passes test

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

179.6 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

82 °C - closed cup


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