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111-27-3 - 1-Hexanol, 99% - n-Hexyl alcohol - A18232 - Alfa Aesar

A18232 1-Hexanol, 99%

CAS Number
111-27-3
Synonyms
n-Hexyl alcohol

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
500ml 20.35
2500ml 75.60
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1-Hexanol, 99%

MDL
MFCD00002982
EINECS
203-852-3

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H14O
Formula Weight
102.18
Melting point
-52°
Boiling Point
157°
Flash Point
60°(140°F)
Density
0.814
Refractive Index
1.4180
Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, acetone, chloroform, ether, benzene. Slightly miscible with carbon tetrachloride and water.

Applications

1-Hexanol is used as a precursor to plasticizers, chemical intermediate for pharmaceuticals, perfume esters and antiseptics. Further, it serves as a perturbing agent on actomyosin adenosine triphosphatease. In addition to this, it is used to modulate the function of actomyosin motor.

Notes

Incompatible with strong acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides and strong oxidizing agents.

Literature References

Semenov, K. N.; Regueira, T.; Fernández, J.; Charykov, N. A.; Murin, I. V. Pressure dependence of the solubility of light fullerenes in 1-hexanol from 298.15 K to 363.15 K. J. Mol. Liq. 2015, 209, 71-76.

Patel, V.; Ray, D.; Singh, K.; Abezgauz, L.; Marangoni, G.; Aswal, V. K.; Bahadur, P. 1-Hexanol triggered structural characterization of the worm-like micelle to vesicle transitions in cetyltrimethylammonium tosylate solutions. RSC Adv. 2015, 5 (107), 87758-87768.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H302

Flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if swallowed.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P280-P240-P241-P233-P242-P303+P361+P353-P301+P312-P403+P235-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Keep container tightly closed. Use only non-sparking tools. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,4697
Beilstein
969167
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.19
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
MQ4025000

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