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n-Heptane

for analysis EMSURE® Reag. Ph Eur

Synonym: Heptane

  • CAS Number 142-82-5

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)5CH3

  • Molecular Weight 100.20

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1730763

  •  MDL number MFCD00009544

  •  EC Index Number 205-563-8

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Properties

Agency/Method   reag. Ph. Eur.
Quality Level   300
vapor density   3.5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   40 mmHg ( 20 °C)
  83 mmHg ( 37.7 °C)
assay   ≥99% (GC)
form   liquid
autoignition temp.   433 °F
potency   >5000 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)
  >2000 mg/kg LD50, skin (Rabbit)
expl. lim.   7 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.387 (lit.)
bp   98 °C (lit.)
mp   −91 °C (lit.)
transition temp   flash point -4 °C
density   0.684 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   CCCCCCC
InChI   1S/C7H16/c1-3-5-7-6-4-2/h3-7H2,1-2H3
InChI key   IMNFDUFMRHMDMM-UHFFFAOYSA-N
storage conditions   Store at +5°C to +30°C.

Description

General description

EMSURE grade solvents are suitable for a broad spectrum of classical lab applications, and are frequently used in regulated and highly demanding lab applications. EMSURE provides worldwide best and most extensive product specifications. We declare our EMSURE range to be in compliance with the ACS, with the reagent part of the European Pharmacopoeia (Reag. Ph Eur) and also with the ISO standards.

Analysis Note

Purity (GC): ≥ 99 %
Identity (IR): conforms
Color: ≤ 10 Hazen
Free acid (as CH₃COOH): ≤ 0.0005 %
Density (d 20 °C/20 °C): 0.683 - 0.686
Refractive index (n 20/D): 1.387 - 1.388
Boiling range (97°C-98°C): ≥ 95 % (v/v)
Aromatic hydrocarbons (as C₆H₆): ≤ 0.1 %
Sulfur compounds (as S): ≤ 0.005 %
Readily carbonizable substances: conforms
Al (Aluminium): ≤ 0.00001 %
B (Boron): ≤ 0.000002 %
Ba (Barium): ≤ 0.00001 %
Ca (Calcium): ≤ 0.00005 %
Cd (Cadmium): ≤ 0.000005 %
Co (Cobalt): ≤ 0.000002 %
Cr (Chromium): ≤ 0.000002 %
Cu (Copper): ≤ 0.000002 %
Fe (Iron): ≤ 0.00001 %
Mg (Magnesium): ≤ 0.00001 %
Mn (Manganese): ≤ 0.000002 %
Ni (Nickel): ≤ 0.000002 %
Pb (Lead): ≤ 0.00001 %
Sn (Tin): ≤ 0.00001 %
Zn (Zinc): ≤ 0.00001 %
Evaporation residue: ≤ 0.001 %
Water: ≤ 0.01 %
Ph Eur-reagent

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