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W205605 Sigma-Aldrich

Amyl alcohol

≥99%, FG

Synonym: 1-Pentanol, n-Amyl alcohol, Pentyl alcohol

  • CAS Number 71-41-0

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)4OH

  • Molecular Weight 88.15

  •  FEMA Number 2056

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1730975

  •  EC Number 200-752-1

  •  Council of Europe no. 514

  •  MDL number MFCD00002977

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24900823

  •  Flavis number 2.040

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Properties

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biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
reg. compliance   FDA 21 CFR (172.515)
  FDA 21 CFR (176.180)
  FDA 21 CFR (176.210)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 872/2012
vapor density   3 (vs air)
  3.04 (vs air)
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 13.6 °C)
  1.5 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   AMQJEAYHLZJPGS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99%
autoignition temp.   572 °F
expl. lim.   10 %, 100 °F
refractive index   n20/D 1.409(lit.)
bp   136-138 °C(lit.)
mp   −78 °C (lit.)
density   0.811 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   pungent; chemical; wine-like
food allergen   no known allergens

Description

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

4, 8 kg in steel drum

20 kg in composite drum

General description

Amyl alcohol has been identified as one of the main volatile components in Macedonian wines and barley cultivars. It is used as a flavor ingredient in chewing gum, candies and baked goods.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN1105 - class 3 - PG 3 - Pentanols
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
SB9800000
Flash Point(F) 
120.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
49 °C

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