1-Hexanol CAS 111-27-3 Purity >99.0% (GC)

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Chemical Name: 1-Hexanol

Synonyms: Hexyl Alcohol

CAS: 111-27-3

Purity: >99.0% (GC) 

Appearance: Colorless Transparent Liquid

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Chemical Properties:

Chemical Name 1-Hexanol
Synonyms n-Hexanol; Hexyl Alcohol; n-Hexyl Alcohol
CAS Number 111-27-3
CAT Number RF-PI2184
Stock Status In Stock, Production Capacity 800MT/Year
Molecular Formula C6H14O
Molecular Weight 102.18 
Melting Point -45.0 ~ -52.0℃(lit.) 
Boiling Point  156.0~157.0℃(lit.) 
Solubility  Miscible with Ethanol, Acetone, Chloroform, Ether, Benzene. Slightly Miscible with Carbon Tetrachloride and Water 
Brand Ruifu Chemical


Item Specifications
Appearance Colorless Transparent Liquid
Purity / Analysis Method >99.0% (GC)
Aroma Scented Wine Sweet and Light Fat Flavor
Specific Gravity (25/25℃) 0.816~0.821
Refractive Index n20/D 1.417~1.419
Acid Value <0.50%
Water by Karl Fischer <0.005%
Evaporation Residue <0.0005%
Infrared Spectrum Conforms to Structure
Test Standard Enterprise Standard

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Package: Bottle, 25kg/Drum, 180kg/Drum or according to customer's requirement

Storage Condition: Store in sealed containers at cool and dry place; Protect from light and moisture





1-Hexanol (CAS: 111-27-3), It often acts as part of the head incense used in fragrance base and formulated essential oil (such as geraniol oil).  A trace of hexanol is used for violet, sweet-scented osmanthus, magnolia, ylang-type flavor to modify or increase the tender atmosphere, as well as used for edible coconut formula, berries and various types of fruit flavor. The goods are listed in China's GB 2760-96. It is mainly used to prepare coconut and berry flavor and used for the production of surfactants, plasticizers, fatty alcohols and so on. It is also used for chromatography reagents and organic synthesis. 1-Hexanol is used as a precursor to plasticizers, chemical intermediate for pharmaceuticals, perfume esters and antiseptics. In addition to this, it is used to modulate the function of actomyosin motor. It is often used as a fragrance base and formulated essential oils (such as geraniol oil) as part of the top fragrance,. Used as a solvent and analytical reagent. Used in the production of surfactants, plasticizers, fatty alcohols, etc. Gas chromatographic analysis standard for organic synthesis and other purposes. It can be used as an analytical reagent, and also used in the pharmaceutical industry to prepare preservatives and sleeping pills. It is used as a solvent for dyes, various rubbers, special printing inks, oils, natural resins, etc., as a co-solvent for nitrocellulose, and in the manufacture of plasticizers, synthetic lubricants, fragrances, and medicines. 1-Hexanol has been widely used in the preparation of flavors 50 years ago, and it is both an ingredient and a solvent in the formulation of various flavors. Mainly used for the preparation of coconut and berry flavors. Usually, 0.22~18mg/kg is used for edible flavors. Used as soap essence, detergent essence, perfume essence, cream essence, etc. 

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