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171468 Sigma-Aldrich

Perfluorooctanoic acid

95%

Synonym: PFOA, Pentadecafluorooctanoic acid, Perfluorocaprylic acid, Perfluorooctanoic acid

  • CAS Number 335-67-1

  • Linear Formula CF3(CF2)6COOH

  • Molecular Weight 414.07

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1809678

  •  EC Number 206-397-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00004174

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24850346

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Properties

Related Categories Chemical Synthesis, Fluorous Synthesis, Rf-Tagged Building Blocks and Precursors, Specialty Synthesis
InChI Key   SNGREZUHAYWORS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   95%
bp   189 °C/736 mmHg(lit.)
mp   55-56 °C (lit.)

Description

General description

Perfluorooctanoic acid is a perfluoroalkyl acid commonly used in the preparation of fluoroacrylic esters, fluoropolymers and fluoroelastmers. It is found to be environmentally persistent and bioaccumulative with a long half-life.

Packaging

5, 25 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Target organs 
Liver
RIDADR 
UN 3261 8 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
RH0781000
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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