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3-hexanone, 2-methyl-

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CAS Number: 7379-12-6Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:230-940-9
FDA UNII: Search
Nikkaji Web:J36.967E
Beilstein Number:1699041
XlogP3-AA:1.80 (est)
Molecular Weight:114.18778000
Formula:C7 H14 O
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Category:natural substances and extractives
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Physical Properties:
Appearance:colorless to pale yellow clear liquid (est)
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Specific Gravity:0.81200 to 0.81600 @ 20.00 °C.
Pounds per Gallon - (est).: 6.765 to 6.798
Refractive Index:1.40300 to 1.40600 @ 20.00 °C.
Boiling Point: 135.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure:8.147000 mmHg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point: 75.00 °F. TCC ( 23.89 °C. )
logP (o/w): 1.840 (est)
Soluble in:
 water, 4057 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Insoluble in:
Organoleptic Properties:
Flavor Type: fruity
Taste Description: fruity
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
None found
BOC Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
2-Methyl-3-hexanone 95%
Santa Cruz Biotechnology
For experimental / research use only.
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
For experimental / research use only.
2-Methyl-3-hexanone 98%
For experimental / research use only.
2-Methyl-3-hexanone >98.0%(GC)
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
oral-rat LD50 4 ml/kg
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 28, Pg. 313, 1974.

Dermal Toxicity:
skin-rabbit LD50 16 ml/kg
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 28, Pg. 313, 1974.

Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
natural substances and extractives
Recommendation for 2-methyl-3-hexanone usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for 2-methyl-3-hexanone flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
EPI System: View
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Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :23847
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
RTECS:MP3900000 for cas# 7379-12-6
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Canada Domestic Sub. List:7379-12-6
Pubchem (cid):23847
Pubchem (sid):134987391
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2011 (pdf)
Videos:The Periodic Table of Videos
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(IUPAC):Periodic Table of the Elements
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):HMDB61896
Export Tariff Code:2914.19.0000
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 loquat fruit
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3-hexanone, 2-methyl-
 propyl isopropyl ketone
isopropyl N-propyl ketone
isopropyl propyl ketone
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