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52210 Sigma-Aldrich

Hexadecane

purum, ≥98.0% (GC)

Synonym: n-Hexadecane, Cetane

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vapor density   7.8 (vs air)
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 105.3 °C)
grade   purum
assay   ≥98.0% (GC)
autoignition temp.   395 °F
impurities   olefins, none detected
refractive index   n20/D 1.434 (lit.)
  n20/D 1.435
bp   287 °C (lit.)
mp   18 °C (lit.)
transition temp   solidification point 17.5-18.5 °C
density   0.773 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC
InChI   1S/C16H34/c1-3-5-7-9-11-13-15-16-14-12-10-8-6-4-2/h3-16H2,1-2H3
InChI key   DCAYPVUWAIABOU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Supplemental Hazard Statements 
Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
ML9200000
Flash Point(F) 
275 °F
Flash Point(C) 
135 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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