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2-Hexanol

analytical standard

Synonym(s):
(±)-2-Hexanol, Butyl methyl carbinol
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)3CH(OH)CH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
102.17
Beilstein:
1718996
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

grade

analytical standard

Quality Level

assay

≥98.0% (GC)

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

refractive index

n20/D 1.414 (lit.)
n20/D 1.415

bp

136 °C (lit.)

density

0.814 g/mL at 20 °C
0.81 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

cleaning products
cosmetics
flavors and fragrances
food and beverages
personal care

format

neat

SMILES string

CCCCC(C)O

InChI

1S/C6H14O/c1-3-4-5-6(2)7/h6-7H,3-5H2,1-2H3

InChI key

QNVRIHYSUZMSGM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

2-Hexanol is a volatile aromatic alcohol abundantly occurring in various plant materials. It is often found as a constituent of food and beverages.

Application

2-Hexanol may be used as an analytical standard for the determination of the analyte in biological samples, fruits, soymilk, food, and aqueous samples by various chromatography techniques.

Pictograms

Flame

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Flam. Liq. 3

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

114.8 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

46 °C - closed cup

Regulatory Information

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