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methyl tetradecyl ketone

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CAS Number: 18787-63-8Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:242-571-0
Nikkaji Web:J73.681C
Beilstein Number:1769889
XlogP3:6.80 (est)
Molecular Weight:240.43024000
Formula:C16 H32 O
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Category:natural substances and extractives
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Physical Properties:
Assay: 96.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Melting Point: 43.00 to 45.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 317.00 to 318.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 138.00 to 140.00 °C. @ 2.00 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure:0.000362 mmHg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point: 235.00 °F. TCC ( 112.78 °C. )
logP (o/w): 6.582 (est)
Soluble in:
 water, 0.1497 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Insoluble in:
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Strength:medium
Odor Description:at 100.00 %. fruity
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
None found
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For experimental / research use only.
For experimental / research use only.
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Santa Cruz Biotechnology
For experimental / research use only.
Sigma-Aldrich: Aldrich
For experimental / research use only.
2-hexadecanone 98%
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
European information :
Most important hazard(s):
None - None found.
S 02 - Keep out of the reach of children.
S 24/25 - Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
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:
unreported-mouse LD50 1750 mg/kg
Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. Vol. 19, Pg. 219, 1976.

Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
natural substances and extractives
Recommendation for 2-hexadecanone usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for 2-hexadecanone flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
EPI System: View
EPA ACToR:Toxicology Data
EPA Substance Registry Services (SRS):Registry
Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :29251
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
RTECS:MM0300000 for cas# 18787-63-8
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Pubchem (cid):29251
Pubchem (sid):134993227
Other Information:
(IUPAC):Atomic Weights of the Elements 2011 (pdf)
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(IUPAC):Periodic Table of the Elements
HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database):HMDB31052
Export Tariff Code:2914.19.0000
Typical G.C.
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
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