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68340 Sigma-Aldrich

Hexylene glycol

puriss., ≥99.0% (GC)

Synonym: (±)-2-Methyl-2,4-pentanediol, MPD

  • CAS Number 107-41-5

  • Linear Formula CH3CH(OH)CH2C(CH3)2OH

  • Molecular Weight 118.17

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1098298

  •  EC Number 203-489-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00004547

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329760818

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

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Quality Level   200
vapor density   4.1 (vs air)
vapor pressure   0.02 mmHg ( 20 °C)
grade   puriss.
assay   ≥99.0% (GC)
form   viscous liquid
expl. lim.   7.4 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.427 (lit.)
  n20/D 1.428
bp   197 °C (lit.)
mp   −40 °C (lit.)
density   0.925 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   CC(O)CC(C)(C)O
InChI   1S/C6H14O2/c1-5(7)4-6(2,3)8/h5,7-8H,4H2,1-3H3
InChI key   SVTBMSDMJJWYQN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Hexylene glycol can also be used as a solvent in the preparation of CuO doped on TiO2/silica gel photocatalyst.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
SA0810000
Flash Point(F) 
201.2 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
94 °C - closed cup
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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