Product Specification

Product: Octanal, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: ALDEHYDE C-8, N-OCTYLALDEHYDE
   Product Number: 0279700NAT
   FEMA Number: 2797
   CAS Number: 124-13-0

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: COLORLESS TO PALE YELLOW
   Sensory Properties: ALDEHYDIC, CITRUS, FATTY, EARTHY UNDERTONES
   Molecular Formula: C8 H16 O
   Molecular Weight: 128.2
   Purity (by G.C.): >92
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 0.8180-0.8300
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.4170-1.4250
   Optical Rotation:
   Acid Value:
   Melting Point (C): 12 - 15
   Boiling Point (C): 66 - 68
   Flash Point (C) (Closed Cup): 52
   Percent Alcohol (v/v):

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 40 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

  Store under Nitrogen Blanket, allow no more than 25% headspace.