Sec-Hexyl Alcohol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Sec-Hexyl Alcohol Properties

Sec-Hexyl Alcohol

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Sec-Hexyl Alcohol is an organic chemical compound. It can be used to facilitate the separation of ethanol from water, which form an azeotrope that otherwise limits the maximum ethanol concentration.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colourless Liquid
Boiling Point 147°C
CAS Number 97-95-0
Density 0.8326 g/cm3
IUPAC Name 2-Ethyl-1-butanol
Main Hazards Liquid causes eye burn. Vapors may be mildly irritating to nose and throat.
Melting Point -15°C
Molar Mass 102.174 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H14O
Related Compounds Hexanol
Solubility 10 g/l;Soluble in ethanol, diethyl ether, chloroform
Synonyms 2-ethyl-butan-1-ol;2-Ethylbutil Alcoholsec-
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