Product Specification

Product: Caproic (Hexanoic) Acid, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: HEXANOIC ACID, PENTANE-1-CARBOXYLIC ACID
   Product Number: 0255900NAT
   FEMA Number: 2559
   CAS Number: 142-62-1

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: OILY, COLORLESS TO PALE YELLOW LIQUID
   Sensory Properties: MUSTY, RANCID,
   Molecular Formula: C6 H12 O2
   Molecular Weight: 116.2
   Purity (by G.C.): 98.0% MINIMUM
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 0.915 - 0.935
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.415 - 1.418
   Optical Rotation:
   Acid Value:
   Melting Point (C): -3
   Boiling Point (C): 202 - 203
   Flash Point (C) (Closed Cup): 102
   Percent Alcohol (v/v):

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 41-80 F in tightly sealed original containers. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat and air.
Shelf Life: 12 months after the last date of QC approval, or date of shipment, under recommended storage conditions or as otherwise noted.

Additional Data

  NONE