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W329002 Sigma-Aldrich

3-Hexanone

≥97%

Synonym: Ethyl propyl ketone

  • CAS Number 589-38-8

  • Linear Formula CH3CH2CH2COC2H5

  • Molecular Weight 100.16

  •  FEMA Number 3290

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1738025

  •  EC Number 209-645-4

  •  Council of Europe no. 4125

  •  MDL number MFCD00009402

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901614

  •  Flavis number 7.096

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Properties

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biological source   synthetic
InChI Key   PFCHFHIRKBAQGU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥97%
refractive index   n20/D 1.400 (lit.)
bp   123 °C(lit.)
density   0.815 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   fruity; waxy; sweet
food allergen   no known allergens

Description

General description

3-Hexanone has been reported as one of the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in pandan leaves, strawberry and acerola fruit.

Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle

100 g in glass bottle

25 g in poly bottle

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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 
MP1575000
Flash Point(F) 
73.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
23 °C

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