Sodium 1-hexanesulfonate solution

suitable for ion pair chromatography, concentrate, LiChropur, ampule

1-Hexanesulfonic acid sodium salt
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Quality Level






ampule of 25 mL


HPLC: suitable
ion pair chromatography: suitable


in concentrate

UV absorption

λ: 210 nm Amax: 0.07
λ: 220 nm Amax: 0.04
λ: 230 nm Amax: 0.03
λ: 260 nm Amax: 0.01
λ: 500 nm Amax: 0.01


corresponds to standard for RP gradient test
corresponds to standard for filter test

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General description

Concentrate for 6x1 L ready-to-use solution. Dilute contents of one ampule (~0.3 M) to 1 L with HPLC grade water to obtain a 0.005 M eluent solution.


Sodium 1-hexanesulfonate may be used as an ion-pairing reagent for the determination of L-carnitine in food supplement formulations by ion-pair chromatography with indirect conductimetric detection.

Legal Information

LiChropur is a trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves


NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany


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Not applicable

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Not applicable

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Determination of L-carnitine in food supplement formulations using ion-pair chromatography with indirect conductimetric detection
Kakou A, et al.
Journal of Chromatography A, 1069(2), 209-215 (2005)
Philip Zakaria et al.
Electrophoresis, 23(17), 2821-2832 (2002-09-11)
The separation of a series of aromatic carboxylic acids, sulfonates and opiates using electrokinetic chromatography employing a mixture of the soluble cationic polymer poly(diallydimethylammonium chloride) (PDDAC) and the amphiphilic anion hexanesulfonate as pseudostationary phases is described. In this system, the...
Kirti S Niralwad et al.
Ultrasonics sonochemistry, 17(5), 760-763 (2010-03-17)
1-Hexanesulphonic acid sodium salt was found to be an efficient catalyst for the green synthesis of alpha-aminophosphonates by the coupling of aldehydes/ketone, an amine and triethyl phosphite under ultrasound irradiation at ambient temperature for appropriate time to furnish the desired...
A R Calhoun et al.
Journal of colloid and interface science, 309(2), 505-510 (2007-03-03)
Measurements have been made to determine the solubility of ethane, C2H6, in aqueous solutions of four different surfactants of the linear alkanesulfonate class at 25 degrees C. The surfactants, sodium 1-pentanesulfonate, sodium 1-hexanesulfonate, sodium 1-heptanesulfonate, and sodium 1-octanesulfonate, all share...
R Salazar-González et al.
Molecular biology reports, 41(12), 7833-7843 (2014-08-29)
Arylamine N-acetyltransferase 2 (NAT2) metabolizes isoniazid (INH) and Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNP) responsible for its activity has been reported. The aim of this study in the Mexican mestizo population was to evaluate NAT2 expression at the protein level in immune...

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