Category: natural substances and extractives
US / EU / FDA / JECFA / FEMA / FLAVIS / Scholar / Patent Information:
|Appearance: ||colorless clear liquid (est)|
|Assay: || 97.00 to 100.00
|Food Chemicals Codex Listed: ||No|
|Specific Gravity: ||0.70300 25.00 °C.
|Melting Point: || -57.00 to -56.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
|Boiling Point: || 125.00 to 126.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
|Boiling Point: || 50.00 to 51.00 °C. @ 50.00 mm Hg
|Vapor Pressure: ||14.157000 mm/Hg @ 25.00 °C. (est)|
|Vapor Density: ||3.9 ( Air = 1 )|
|Flash Point: || 60.00 °F. TCC ( 15.56 °C. )
|logP (o/w): || 5.180|
|Soluble in: |
| ||water, 1.152 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)|
| ||water, 0.66 mg/L @ 25 °C (exp)|
|Insoluble in: |
|Odor Description: ||gasoline|
|Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).|
|European information : |
|Most important hazard(s): |
|Xn N - Harmful, Dangerous for the environment.|
R 11 - Highly flammable.|
R 38 - Irritating to skin.
R 50/53 - Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
R 65 - Harmful: may cause lung damage if swallowed.
R 67 - Vapours may cause frowsiness and dizziness.
S 02 - Keep out of the reach of children.
S 09 - Keep container in a well-ventilated place.
S 16 - Keep away from sources of ignition - No Smoking.
S 20/21 - When using do not eat, drink or smoke.
S 23 - Do not breath vapour.
S 24/25 - Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
S 26 - In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
S 29 - Do not empty into drains.
S 33 - Take precautionary measures against static discharge.
S 37/39 - Wear suitable gloves and eye/face protection.
S 60 - This material and its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste.
S 61 - Avoid release to the environment. Refer to special instructions/safety data sheet.
S 62 - If swallowed, do not induce vomiting: seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label.
| Classification of the substance or mixture|
|GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)|
| GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements|
|Oral/Parenteral Toxicity: |
intravenous-mouse LDLo 428 mg/kg|
BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)
Acta Pharmacologica et Toxicologica. Vol. 37, Pg. 56, 1975.
|Dermal Toxicity: |
|Inhalation Toxicity: |
inhalation-rat LC50 118000 mg/m3/4H|
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 32(10), Pg. 23, 1988.
Safety in Use Information:
|Category: ||natural substances and extractives|
|Recommendation for octane usage levels up to: |
| ||not for fragrance use.
|Recommendation for octane flavor usage levels up to: |
| ||not for flavor use.
Potential Blenders and core components note
Occurrence (nature, food, other): note
| ||heptane, methyl-|
Found in hop oil
Octane is a hydrocarbon and an alkane with the chemical formula C8H18, and the condensed structural formula CH3(CH2)6CH3. Octane has many structural isomers that differ by the amount and location of branching in the carbon chain. (Wikipedia)