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)
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octane (Click)
CAS Number: 111-65-9Picture of molecule
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg: 203-892-1
Nikkaji Web: J10.709C
Beilstein Number: 1696875
MDL: MFCD00009556
XlogP3: 3.90 (est)
Molecular Weight: 114.23146000
Formula: C8 H18
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Category: natural substances and extractives
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Physical Properties:
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:
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Cosmetic Information:
CosIng: cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: solvents
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For experimental / research use only.
Octane anhydrous, ≥99%
For experimental / research use only.
Octane puriss. p.a., ≥99.0% (GC)
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Safety Information:
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.
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
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Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
intravenous-mouse LDLo  428 mg/kg
Acta Pharmacologica et Toxicologica. Vol. 37, Pg. 56, 1975.

Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
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.

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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.
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA): 111-65-9
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Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary : 356
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WISER: UN 1262
WGK Germany: 2
Chemidplus: 0000111659
EPA/NOAA CAMEO: hazardous materials
RTECS: 111-65-9
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Canada Domestic Sub. List: 111-65-9
Pubchem (cid): 356
Pubchem (sid): 134975184
Flavornet: 111-65-9
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Export Tariff Code: 2901.10.5000
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grades: research 99.92%; pure: 99.6%; technical: 98.7%.
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