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O3907 Sigma-Aldrich

Octanoic acid

≥98%

Synonym: Acid C8, Caprylic acid

  • CAS Number 124-07-2

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)6COOH

  • Molecular Weight 144.21

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1747180

  •  EC Number 204-677-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00004429

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24897989

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Building Blocks, C8, Carbonyl Compounds, Carboxylic Acids,
Quality Level   200
vapor density   5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 78 °C)
assay   ≥98%
refractive index   n20/D 1.428 (lit.)
bp   237 °C (lit.)
mp   15-17 °C (lit.)
density   0.91 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   CCCCCCCC(O)=O
InChI   1S/C8H16O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8(9)10/h2-7H2,1H3,(H,9,10)
InChI key   WWZKQHOCKIZLMA-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Packaging

1, 2 L in glass bottle

500 mL in glass bottle

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. O3907.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS05  GHS05
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 3265 8 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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