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Heptane

Green Alternative

ReagentPlus®, 99%

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Properties

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Quality Level   100
vapor density   3.5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   40 mmHg ( 20 °C)
  83 mmHg ( 37.7 °C)
product line   ReagentPlus®
assay   99%
form   liquid
autoignition temp.   433 °F
expl. lim.   7 %
greener alternative product characteristics   Safer Solvents and Auxiliaries
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refractive index   n20/D 1.387 (lit.)
bp   98 °C (lit.)
mp   −91 °C (lit.)
density   0.684 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
greener alternative category   Aligned
SMILES string   CCCCCCC
InChI   1S/C7H16/c1-3-5-7-6-4-2/h3-7H2,1-2H3
InChI key   IMNFDUFMRHMDMM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

We are committed to bringing you Greener Alternative Products, which adhere to one or more of The 12 Principles of Greener Chemistry. Heptane is an environmentally preferable solvent and greener alternative to hexane and thus has been enhanced for "Safer Solvents and Auxiliaries". Click here for more information.

Application

Greener alternatives to Hexane.

Packaging

1, 2.5, 4, 4×4 L in glass bottle

18, 20 L in steel drum

4×4 L in poly bottle

56, 200 L in Pure-Pac™ 1

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200 L in steel drum

Features and Benefits

Greener alternative for hexane

Other Notes

What is a green solvent? A comprehensive framework for the environmental assessment of solvents

Pure-Pac® II containers require the Micromatic MacroValve coupler for dispensing solvents, Z560723.

Legal Information

ReagentPlus is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Pure-Pac is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Target organs 
Central nervous system
RIDADR 
UN1206 - class 3 - PG 2 - Heptanes
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
RTECS 
MI7700000
Flash Point(F) 
24.8 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-4 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Pressure-Temperature Calculator for Solvents

*Calculations provide estimated results based on Antoine's Coefficients and their associated temperature range values. Antoine's Coefficients were obtained from the National Institute of Standards an...

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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References

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