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W335207 Sigma-Aldrich

4-Hexen-3-one

≥92%

Synonym: 4-Hexen-3-one, predominantly trans

  • CAS Number 2497-21-4

  • Linear Formula CH3CH=CHCOC2H5

  • Molecular Weight 98.14

  •  FEMA Number 3352

  •  EC Number 219-681-2

  •  Council of Europe no. 718

  •  MDL number MFCD00010631

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901660

  •  Flavis number 7.048

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biological source   synthetic
grade   Halal
InChI Key   FEWIGMWODIRUJM-HWKANZROSA-N
assay   ≥92%
refractive index   n20/D 1.44(lit.)
bp   135-137 °C(lit.)
density   0.858 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   pungent; ethereal

Description

Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle

100 g in glass bottle

25 g in poly bottle

General description

4-Hexen-3-one is an unsaturated aldehyde that is reported to occur in strawberry fruit, essential oil of Ruta graveolens and Holigarna grahamii leaves. Due to its fruity fragrance, it is also used in the perfume industry.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1224 - class 3 - PG 3 - Ketones, liquid, n.o.s., HI: all
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
MP8659900
Flash Point(F) 
93.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
34 °C
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