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A18232 1-Hexanol, 99%

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

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A18232-AP 500ml 21.20
A18232-0F 2500ml 78.30
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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
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
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+H312-H319

Flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P240-P241-P242-P243-P264b-P270-P280-P301+P312-P302+P352-P305+P351+P338-P312-P330-P337+P313-P362-P370+P378q-P374-P380-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. 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 Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Rinse mouth. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Fight fire with normal precautions from a reasonable distance. Evacuate area. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

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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