EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
29680 Supelco

Cyclopentane

analytical standard

  • CAS Number 287-92-3

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C5H10

  • Molecular Weight 70.13

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1900195

  •  EC Number 206-016-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00001356

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329753385

  •  NACRES NA.24

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories A-C, Additional Standards, Alpha Sort, Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography,
Quality Level   100
grade   analytical standard
vapor density   ~2 (vs air)
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.)
Featured Industry   Environmental
format   neat
SMILES string   C1CCCC1
InChI   1S/C5H10/c1-2-4-5-3-1/h1-5H2
InChI key   RGSFGYAAUTVSQA-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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

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

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS02  GHS02
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1146 - class 3 - PG 2 - Cyclopentane
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
GY2390000
Flash Point(F) 
-4.0 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
-20 °C - closed cup

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

Please Enter a Lot Number
Protocols & Articles

Articles

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

This application demonstrates the suitability of the Petrocol column for the efficient analysis of hydrocarbons as listed in ASTM method D5134.
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?