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18109 Supelco

Hexanal

analytical standard

Synonym: Aldehyde C6, Caproaldehyde, Hexyl aldehyde

  • CAS Number 66-25-1

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)4CHO

  • Molecular Weight 100.16

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 506198

  •  EC Number 200-624-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00007027

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329751626

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Properties

Related Categories A-L, Alcoholic & Nonalcoholic Beverages, Aldehyde, All Alphabetically Sorted, Analytical Standards,
grade   analytical standard
vapor density   >1 (vs air)
vapor pressure   10 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   JARKCYVAAOWBJS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥95.0% (GC)
form   neat
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
impurities   ≤1.0% water
refractive index   n20/D 1.4035(lit.)
bp   130-131 °C(lit.)
density   0.815 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
Featured Industry   Cosmetics, Personal Care, and Cleaning Products
Food and Beverages
format   neat

Description

Application

It was used as standard for measuring lipid peroxidation in rat liver samples using headspace GC analysis.

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

General description

Hexanal is an oxidation product of linoleic acid and is a dominant volatile aldehyde. It could work as an indicator of lipid oxidation for cooked meat and meat flavor deterioration.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1207 - class 3 - PG 3 - Hexaldehyde
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
MN7175000
Flash Point(F) 
77 °F
Flash Point(C) 
25 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

EPA Method TO-11/IP-6A and ASTM® D5197: HPLC Analysis of Aldehydes and Ketones on SUPELCOSIL™ LC-18 after Collection/Desorption using LpDNPH

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents EPA Method TO-11/IP-6A and ASTM® D5197: HPLC Analysis of Aldehydes and Ketones on SUPELCOSIL™ LC-18 after Collection/Desorption using LpDNPH
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Sample preparations, Solid phase extractions

GC Analysis of Fresh and Rancid Potato Chips on SPB®-1 SULFUR after SPME using 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Fresh and Rancid Potato Chips on SPB®-1 SULFUR after SPME using 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber
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GC Analysis of Volatiles in Drywall on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Drywall on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Milk (Before and After Exposure to Sunlight) on Supel-Q™ PLOT after SPME using a 75 μm PDMS/Carboxen Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Milk (Before and After Exposure to Sunlight) on Supel-Q™ PLOT after SPME using a 75 μm PDMS/Carboxen Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Gas chromatography mass spectrometry, Mass spectrometry, Purification, Sample preparations, Separation, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Volatiles in PVC Pipe on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in PVC Pipe on SPB®-HAP after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap® 300 Tube
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Roasted Coffee Beans on Omegawax® after SPME using a 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Roasted Coffee Beans on Omegawax® after SPME using a 50/30 μm DVB/Carboxen/PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

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