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66-25-1 - Hexanal, 98% - Capronaldehyde - Hexaldehyde - A16265 - Alfa Aesar

A16265 Hexanal, 98%

CAS Number
66-25-1
Synonyms
Capronaldehyde
Hexaldehyde

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 25.16
500g 91.18
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Hexanal, 98%

MDL
MFCD00007027
EINECS
200-624-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
CH3(CH2)4CHO
Formula Weight
100.16
Melting point
-56°
Boiling Point
130-131°
Flash Point
25°(77°F)
Density
0.834
Refractive Index
1.4050
Sensitivity
Air Sensitive
Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ethyl ether, acetone, benzene and water.

Applications

Hexanal is used in the flavor industry to prepare fruity flavors. It is utilized as a flavoring agent in the food industry. It is also used in Witting and aldol reactions.

Notes

Air sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents, strong acids, strong bases and strong reducing agents. Store in a cool place.

Literature References

Liu, J. F.; Yuan, B. F.; Feng, Y. Q. Determination of hexanal and heptanal in human urine using magnetic solid phase extraction coupled with in-situ derivatization by high performance liquid chromatography. Talanta 2015, 136, 54-59.

Ortmann, R.; Pasel, C.; Luckas, M.; Kraas, S.; Fröba, M.; Bathen, D. Sorption of Acetaldehyde and Hexanal in Trace Concentrations on Carbon-Based Adsorbents. Chem. Eng. Technol. 2015, 38 (1), 125-130.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H315-H319-H335

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

Precautionary Statements: P210-P261-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P405-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,1760
Beilstein
506198
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2912.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
MN7175000

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