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Cyclopentane

analytical standard

  • CAS Number 287-92-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C5H10

  • Molecular Weight 70.13

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1900195

  •  EC Number 206-016-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00001356

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329753385

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Properties

Related Categories A-C, Additional Standards, Alpha Sort, Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography,
grade   analytical standard
vapor density   ~2 (vs air)
InChI Key   RGSFGYAAUTVSQA-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.0% (GC)
form   neat
autoignition temp.   682 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   8.7 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
impurities   cyclopentene
refractive index   n20/D 1.405(lit.)
  n20/D 1.406
bp   50 °C(lit.)
mp   −94 °C(lit.)
density   0.751 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
format   neat

Description

General description

Cyclopentane is a colourless flammable acyclic hydrocarbon liquid. It is a widely used component in preparing products like analgesics, insecticides, sedatives, antitumor agents and also finds application in pharmaceutical industry.

Application

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS02  GHS02
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1146 - class 3 - PG 2 - Cyclopentane
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
GY2390000
Flash Point(F) 
-4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-20 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

ASTM D5134: GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons on Petrocol® DH 50.2

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents ASTM D5134: GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons on Petrocol® DH 50.2
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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