Octanoic acid 124-07-2
Cas no.: 124-07-2
M. F: C16H30O4Sn
Colorless oily liquid
1. Appearance: Caprylic acid(Cas 124-07-2) is a Oily colorless liquid
Caprylic acid is used commercially in the production of esters used in perfumery and also in the manufacture of dyes.
Caprylic acid is an antimicrobial pesticide used as a food contact surface sanitizer in commercial food handling establishments on dairy equipment, food processing equipment, breweries, wineries, and beverage processing plants.
It is also used as disinfectant in health care facilities, schools/colleges, animal care/veterinary facilities, industrial facilities, office buildings, recreational facilities, retail and wholesale establishments, livestock premises, restaurants, and hotels/motels
Octanoic acid is also used for Flavors&Essences.
|Appearance||Pale yellow oily liquid||Followed|
|C hroma ( APHA )||10Max||0.5|
|Smell||With han stink||Followed|
|Assay (%)||≥99.0||99.2 4|
|Acidity mg KOH/g||380-390||Followed|
|S aponification mg KOH/g||380-390||Followed|
|I odine gI2/100g||0.5 Max||Followed|
|Density (25/25°C)||0.91 3 0 -0.9170||0.9150|
|R efractive index (20°C)||1.425 -1.430||1.428|
|M elting point ( °C )||1 6-18||17.5|
|B oiling point ( °C )||2 38-245||240|
|F lash point ( °C )||110 -115||113|
|Heavy metal (Pb)%||≤0.001||Followed|