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43156 cis-4-Octene, 97%

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Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
43156-04 2g 33.50
43156-09 10g 118.00
43156-18 50g 484.00
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cis-4-Octene, 97%


Chemical Properties

Formula Weight
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Immiscible with water.


cis-4-octene is used as a chain transfer agent in polymerization reactions, and as a depolymerizing agent in epoxy-functionalized oligomers.


Keep container tightly closed in a dry well- ventilated area. Incompatible with oxidizing and spontaneously flammable products.

Literature References

Spannring, P.; Yazerski, V. A.; Chen, J.; Otte, M.; Weckhuysen, B. M.; Bruijnincx, P. C. A.; Gebbink, R. J. M. K. Regioselective Cleavage of Electron-Rich Double Bonds in Dienes to Carbonyl Compounds with [Fe(OTf)2 (mix-BPBP)] and a Combination of H2O2 and NaIO4. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2015, 21, 3462-3466.

Yasuda, K.; Obora, Y. NbCl5-mediated amidation of olefins with nitriles to secondary amides. J. Organomet. Chem. 2015, 775, 33-38.

Allena, J. J.; Barron, A. R. Demonstration of remote steric differentiation of cis/trans alkene coordination in copper(I) complexes of aryl-substituted bis(2-pyridyl)amine. Dalton Trans. 2011, 40, (5), 1189-1194.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H315-H319-H335

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P264b-P271-P280-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P332+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Keep cool. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

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