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H11807 Sigma-Aldrich

1,6-Hexanediol

97%

Synonym: Hexamethylene glycol

  • CAS Number 629-11-8

  • Linear Formula HO(CH2)6OH

  • Molecular Weight 118.17

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1633461

  •  EC Number 211-074-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00002985

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24895435

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Properties

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vapor pressure   0.53 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   XXMIOPMDWAUFGU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   97%
autoignition temp.   608 °F
expl. lim.   16 %
bp   250 °C(lit.)
mp   38-42 °C (lit.)

Description

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

500 g in poly bottle

Application

1,6-Hexanediol is generally used to introduce C6-spacer in molecular substrates. It is also widely used in the synthesis of various polyesters.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
MO2100000
Flash Point(F) 
215.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
102 °C

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