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ε-Caprolactam

analytical standard

Synonym: 2-Oxohexamethyleneimine, Aza-2-cycloheptanone

  • CAS Number 105-60-2

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H11NO

  • Molecular Weight 113.16

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 106934

  •  EC Number 203-313-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00006936

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329767655

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

Related Categories A-F, A-L, All Alphabetically Sorted, Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography,
Quality Level   100
grade   analytical standard
vapor pressure   <0.01 mmHg ( 20 °C)
assay   ≥99.0% (GC)
form   neat
autoignition temp.   707 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   8 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
impurities   ≤0.5% water
bp   136-138 °C/10 mmHg (lit.)
mp   68-71 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Cleaning Products
Cosmetics
Food and Beverages
Personal Care
format   neat
SMILES string   O=C1CCCCCN1
InChI   1S/C6H11NO/c8-6-4-2-1-3-5-7-6/h1-5H2,(H,7,8)
InChI key   JBKVHLHDHHXQEQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

ε-Caprolactam is used in the manufacture of polyamides. It is also used to produce nylon 6.

Application

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

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Target organs 
Respiratory system
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
CM3675000
Flash Point(F) 
305.6 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
152 °C - closed cup
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