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115606 Sigma-Aldrich

Hexanal

98%

Synonym: Aldehyde C6, Caproaldehyde, Hexyl aldehyde

  • CAS Number 66-25-1

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)4CHO

  • Molecular Weight 100.16

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 506198

  •  EC Number 200-624-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00007027

  •  eCl@ss 39021112

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24847229

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Aldehydes, Building Blocks, C1 to C6, Carbonyl Compounds, Carthamus tinctorius (Safflower oil),
Quality Level   100
vapor density   >1 (vs air)
vapor pressure   10 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   JARKCYVAAOWBJS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   98%
refractive index   n20/D 1.4035 (lit.)
bp   130-131 °C (lit.)
density   0.815 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
  0.834 g/mL at 25 °C
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

General description

Hexanal is present in lactoperoxidase-bleached WPC80 (whey protein concentrate with 80% protein).

Application

Hexanal has been used in the quantification of carbonyls that contribute to the complex flavor of olive oil. It can also be used for Wittig and aldol reactions.

Packaging

1 L in glass bottle

2, 100, 250 mL in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1207 - class 3 - PG 3 - Hexaldehyde
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
MN7175000
Flash Point(F) 
77 °F
Flash Point(C) 
25 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

EPA Method TO-11/IP-6A and ASTM® D5197: HPLC Analysis of Aldehydes and Ketones on SUPELCOSIL™ LC-18 after Collection/Desorption using LpDNPH

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents EPA Method TO-11/IP-6A and ASTM® D5197: HPLC Analysis of Aldehydes and Ketones on SUPELCOSIL™ LC-18 after Collection/Desorption using LpDNPH
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Sample preparations, Solid phase extractions

GC Analysis of Fresh and Rancid Potato Chips on SPB®-1 SULFUR after SPME using 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Fresh and Rancid Potato Chips on SPB®-1 SULFUR after SPME using 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber
Keywords: AGE, Chromatin immunoprecipitation, Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Oxidations, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Drywall on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Drywall on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Milk (Before and After Exposure to Sunlight) on Supel-Q™ PLOT after SPME using a 75 μm PDMS/Carboxen Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Milk (Before and After Exposure to Sunlight) on Supel-Q™ PLOT after SPME using a 75 μm PDMS/Carboxen Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Gas chromatography mass spectrometry, Mass spectrometry, Purification, Sample preparations, Separation, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Volatiles in PVC Pipe on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in PVC Pipe on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Roasted Coffee Beans on Omegawax® after SPME using a 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Roasted Coffee Beans on Omegawax® after SPME using a 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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