Octanol Chemical

Octanol Chemical
Octanol Chemical
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  • Kilograms/Kilograms
  • 50
  • Kilograms/Kilograms
  • 90.00 - 150.00 INR
    Product Description

    The Octanol Chemical offered by us is perfectly suited for use in perfumes and flavorings. Owing to innumerable beneficial attributes such as purity, effectiveness etc., it is the foremost choice of various renowned organizations involved in formulating perfumes and flavorings. Along with the aforementioned, the Octanol Chemical offered by us can also be used for evaluating the lipophilicity of pharmaceutical products, their ability to be dissolved in oils, lipids and various other non polar solvents. The chemical has a pungent odor and a long shelf life, ensuring it's suitability to a wide range of processes.

    2-octanol, also known as sec-octyl alcohol or 1-octanol, is a chemical compound with the molecular formula C8H18O. It belongs to the family of alcohols and specifically the subgroup of octanols. 

    Here are some key points about 2-octanol:

    1. Chemical Structure 2-octanol has a straight-chain structure with eight carbon atoms (C8) and a hydroxyl (-OH) functional group attached to the second carbon atom in the chain. Its molecular formula can be written as CH3(CH2)6CH(OH)CH3.

    2. Physical Properties At room temperature, 2-octanol is a colorless liquid with a characteristic mild, alcohol-like odor. It has a relatively low melting point and boiling point compared to larger alcohols.

    3. Solubility 2-octanol is sparingly soluble in water but soluble in many organic solvents, such as ethanol, ether, and chloroform. Its solubility in water decreases with increasing carbon chain length.

    4. Uses

       - Solvent 2-octanol is commonly used as a solvent in various industrial and laboratory applications, including in the production of paints, coatings, adhesives, and cleaning products.

       - Flavor and Fragrance It is sometimes used as a flavoring agent or fragrance ingredient in the cosmetic, personal care, and food industries.

       - Chemical Intermediate 2-octanol can serve as a precursor or intermediate in the synthesis of other chemicals and compounds, including plasticizers, esters, and surfactants.

    5. Safety Considerations While 2-octanol is generally regarded as safe for its intended uses, proper handling and storage precautions should be followed to minimize risks associated with its use. It is important to consult safety data sheets and follow recommended guidelines when working with this compound.

    Overall, 2-octanol is a versatile chemical with diverse applications in various industries, primarily due to its properties as a solvent and chemical intermediate.

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