Hexanoyl chloride has been used in the synthesis of (±)-7-butyl-6,8-dihydroxy-3-pentyl-3,4-dihydroisochromen-1-one, 14-methyl-1-octadecene. It is used as crystal liquid, pharmaceutical and organic synthesis material.
Aamer Saeed; Hummera Rafique; Muhammad Arshad. Total synthesis and antibacterial screening of ( ± )-7-butyl-6,8-dihydroxy-3-pentyl-3,4-dihydroisochromen-1-one. Journal of Asian Natural Products Research. 2013, 15 (10), 1112-1122.
Quanjing Zhu; Xiaofeng Chu; Zhaoyan Zhang; Wei-Lin Dai; Kangnian Fan. Effect of the tungsten precursor on the high activity of the WO3/ZrO2 catalyst in the oxidative lactonization of 1,2-benzenedimethanol. Molecules. 2013, 18, (5), 5201-5208.
Hazard Statements: H226-H302-H332-H314-H318
Flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if inhaled. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statements: P210-P260u-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Do not breathe dusts or mists. 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. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.