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n Heptane

Also known as Heptan, Dipropylmethane

H.S.Code 29012920 CAS No. 142-82-5
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)5CH3 Molecular Weight 100.20
Physical State Liquid Refractive index 1.3855
Odour Petroleum-like odor Solubility in water Insoluble in water
Density 0.6838 g/cm³ Flash point −4.0 °C
pH value Melting/Freezing Point −90.5 °C

About n Heptane

n-heptane or Heptane or with chemical formula CH3(CH2)5CH3 is the straight-chain alkane.

n-Heptane is widely used in laboratories as a non-polar solvent. Heptane is commercially available as mixed isomers for use in paints and coatings and as the rubber cement solvent. Pure n-heptane is used for research and development and pharmaceutical manufacturing and as a minor component of gasoline.

n Heptane Molecular Image

n Heptane Specifications

Packaging 500 ml, 1 litre, 2.5 litre
Form Liquid
Colour Colourless
Grade LR / AR / HPLC / GC / PRA
Hazard Class 3
Storage Store in fireproof place. Separated from strong oxidants
Shelf Life 36 Months
n Heptane Bottle

500 ml