Octanoic acid (Caprylic acid)
(64200302 | 124-07-2)

CAS: 124-07-2
Molecular Formula: CH3(CH2)6COOH
Molecular Weight: 144.21
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Octanoic acid (Caprylic acid) Chemical Structure

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Product Detail
Product Code 64200302
Product Name Octanoic acid (Caprylic acid)
Categories Aroma Chemicals Biochemicals Building Blocks Organics
CAS 124-07-2
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)6COOH
Molecular Weight 144.21
Storage Details Ambient
Harmonised Tariff Code 2915907098

Product Specification
Refractive Index 1.425 - 1.429
Acid Value 366 - 396mgKOH/g
Purity ≥ 99.0%
Relative density 0.908 - 0.913 (25°C)
Heavy Metals (Pb) ≤ 0.001%
Appearance Colourless oily liquid
Moisture Content (KF) ≤ 0.5%

Safety Information
Signal word danger
Hazard statements
  • H314 (sub cat. 1C): Causes severe skin burns and eye damage

  • H412: Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects
Precautionary statements
  • P273: Avoid release to the environment

  • P280: Wear: protective gloves/ clothing & eye protection

  • P303+361: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse with water/shower

  • P304+340: IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air & keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing

  • P305+351+338: IF IN EYES: Rinse with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing