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Caproic Acid

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Product Description

PRODUCT

Caproic Acid

CAS #

142-62-1

SYNONYM

n-Hexanoic acid; Hexanoic acid; Hexanoic Acid; Caproic Acid

FORMULA

C6H12O2

HAZARD

8 corrosive

Product Specifications

CHEMICAL STRUCTURE

Caproic Acid distributor CAS: 142-62-1 C6H12O2 chemical structure

COLOR LOVIBOND 5 1/4

3.0Y / 0.8R max.

CAPRYLIC C8

1.0%

IODINE VALUE

0.5 max.

UNSAPONIFIABLE MATTER

0.1% max.

1 ppm max.

COLOR (APHA)

100 max.

TITER

1 -3 °C

ACID VALUE

473 -484 mgKOH/g

SAPONIFICATION VALUE

475 - 486

TYPICAL FATTY ACID COMPOSITION

-

MOISTURE

0.2% max.

CAPROIC C6

99.0%

ODOR

odor of limburger cheese

REFRACTIVE INDEX

1.415-1.418

MOLECULAR WEIGHT

116.18

COLOR

colorless oily liquid

FLASH POINT

(coc) 215 f

BOILING POINT

205 c

DENSITY

0.9295 (2020 c)

SLIGHTLY SOLUBLE

in water

VERY SOLUBLE

in ether, fixed oils

NOTES

Packing: 400 lb drums.


This product has a cheesy aroma

Use: CLEANSING, EMULSIFYING, MASKING, PERFUMING, SURFACTANT

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