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Octanoic acid 5 Litre

Also known as Caprylic acid, 1-Heptanecarboxylic acid

H.S.Code 29159020 CAS No. 124-07-2
Molecular Formula C8H16O2 Molecular Weight 144.21
Physical State Liquid Refractive index 1.4285
Odour Unpleasant rancid-like Solubility in water Insoluble in water
Density 0.910 g/cm3 Flash point 130 °C
pH value 4 Melting Point 16.7 °C

About Octanoic acid

It is a clear, low viscosity liquid with a musty, pungent odor. Octanoic acid also known as Caprylic acid, is a saturated fatty acid, medium-chain fatty acid (MCFA), and carboxylic acid.

Octanoic acid has an oily texture, hence it is used in many cosmetic products that require easy spreadability, slipperiness, and smoothness.Octanoic acid is used commercially in the production of esters used in perfumery and also in the manufacture of dyes.

Octanoic Acid Molecular Image

Octanoic Acid Specifications

Packaging 5 litre
Form Oily liquid
Colour Colourless
Grade Commercial
Hazard Class
Storage Octanoic Acid must be stored is tightly closed containers in a cool, well ventilated area.
Shelf Life 36 Months
Octanoic acid 5 Ltr Can

5 Litre