EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
78293 Supelco

Hexadecane

New

reference material

Synonym: n-Hexadecane, Cetane

  • CAS Number 544-76-3

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)14CH3

  • Molecular Weight 226.44

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1736592

  •  MDL number MFCD00008998

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography, Extractables and Leachables, Food & Beverage Standards, Food Contact Materials,
grade   reference material
vapor density   7.8 (vs air)
vapor pressure   1 mmHg ( 105.3 °C)
assay   ≥99.0% (GC)
autoignition temp.   395 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
refractive index   n20/D 1.434 (lit.)
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

Description

General description

This reference material (RM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025. This RM is traceable to primary material from an NMI, e.g. NIST or NMIJ.
Certified content incl. uncertainty and expiry date are given on the certificate.
Download your certificate at: http://www.sigma-aldrich.com

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Supplemental Hazard Statements 
EUH066
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
233.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
112 °C
Protocols & Articles
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?