1,2-Hexanediol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

1,2-Hexanediol Properties

1,2-Hexanediol

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Description

 

1,2-Hexanediol is an organic alcohol. It is used in oisturizers,solubilizers, and in skin care products.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Colorless to Yellowish Liquid
Boiling Point 223-224 °C
CAS Number 6920-22-5
Density 0.951 g/ml
EINECS Number 230-029-6
IUPAC Name Hexane-1,2-diol
InChI 1S/C6H14O2/c1-2-3-4-6(8)5-7/h6-8H,2-5H2,1H3
InChIKey FHKSXSQHXQEMOK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Melting Point 45°C
Molar Mass 118.17 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H14O2
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
Refractive 1.442 n/D
Synonyms DL-1,2-Hexanediol; 1,2-Dihydroxyhexane; 5,6-Dihydroxyhexane; HDO