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73117 Supelco

1-Hexanol

analytical standard

Synonym: Hexyl alcohol

  • CAS Number 111-27-3

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)5OH

  • Molecular Weight 102.17

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 969167

  •  EC Number 203-852-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00002982

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329764628

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

Related Categories A-L, Additional Standards, Alcoholic & Nonalcoholic Beverages, Alcohols, Aliphatic,
Quality Level   100
grade   analytical standard
vapor density   4.5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 25.6 °C)
assay   ≥99.9% (GC)
form   neat
autoignition temp.   559 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.418 (lit.)
  n20/D 1.418
bp   156-157 °C (lit.)
mp   −52 °C (lit.)
density   0.814 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Cleaning Products
Cosmetics
Environmental
Flavors and Fragrances
Food and Beverages
Personal Care
format   neat
SMILES string   CCCCCCO
InChI   1S/C6H14O/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7/h7H,2-6H2,1H3
InChI key   ZSIAUFGUXNUGDI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

1-Hexanol is an organic alcohol, which has application in the synthesis of antiseptics, fragrances, perfumes, etc. It is also used as a component of plasticizers.

Application

1-Hexanol may be used as an analytical standard for the determination of the analyte in wine, plant samples, flowers, fruits and oil samples by various chromatography techniques.

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. 73117.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Warning-Warning
RIDADR 
UN 2282 3 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
MQ4025000
Flash Point(F) 
140.0 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
60 °C - closed cup

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

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