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W255900 Sigma-Aldrich

Hexanoic acid

natural, ≥98%, FCC, FG

Synonym: Acid C6, Caproic acid

  • CAS Number 142-62-1

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)4COOH

  • Molecular Weight 116.16

  •  FEMA Number 2559

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 773837

  •  EC Number 205-550-7

  •  MDL number MFCD00004421

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329830441

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Related Categories Alphabetical Listings, Certified Food Grade Products, Certified Natural Products, E - H, E-H,
Quality Level   FOOD SAFE ELITE
grade   FG
  Halal
  Kosher
  follows IFRA guidelines
  natural
reg. compliance   EU Regulation 1223/2009
  FCC
  FDA 21 CFR (117)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
vapor density   4 (vs air)
vapor pressure   0.18 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   FUZZWVXGSFPDMH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥98%
refractive index   n20/D 1.4161 (lit.)
bp   202-203 °C(lit.)
mp   −4 °C (lit.)
density   0.927 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   cheese; fatty; sour
food allergen   no known allergens
fragrance allergen   no known allergens

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