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112-40-3 - n-Dodecane, 99+% - A14834 - Alfa Aesar

A14834 n-Dodecane, 99+%

CAS Number
112-40-3
Synonyms

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100ml 42.30
500ml 91.32
2500ml 355.11
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n-Dodecane, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00008969
EINECS
203-967-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
CH3(CH2)10CH3
Formula Weight
170.34
Melting point
-10°
Boiling Point
215-217°
Flash Point
71°(159°F)
Density
0.749
Refractive Index
1.4220
Solubility
Miscible with ethyl alcohol, ethyl ether, acetone, chloroform and carbon tetrachloride. Immiscible with water.

Applications

n-Dodecane is used as a solvent and a distillation chaser. It finds application as a diluent for tributyl phosphate (TBP) in reprocessing plants and as a possible surrogate for kerosene-based fuels in jet. It is an active component of scintillator as well as used in lubricants and greases.

Notes

Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Pei, Y.; Hawkes, E. R.; Kook, S.; Goldin, G. M.; Lu, T. Modelling n-dodecane spray and combustion with the transported probability density function method. Combust. Flame 2015, 162 (5), 2006-2019.

Vo, Q. N.; Hawkins, C. A.; Dang, L. X.; Nilsson, M.; Nguyen, H. D. Computational Study of Molecular Structure and Self-Association of Tri-n-butyl Phosphates in n-Dodecane. J. Phys. Chem. B 2015, 119 (4), 1588-1597.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H304-H227

May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. Combustible liquid.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P280-P301+P310-P331-P370+P378a-P405-P403+P235-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. Do NOT induce vomiting. In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray. Store locked up. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Beilstein
1697175
Harmonized Tariff Code
2901.10
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
JR2125000

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