2-Heptanol

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from 2-heptanol)
Jump to: navigation, search
2-Heptanol[1]
2-Heptanol.svg
Identifiers
CAS number 543-49-7 YesY
PubChem 10976
ChemSpider 10511 YesY
UNII E12FIG07JK YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL449522 YesY
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C7H16O
Molar mass 116.201 g/mol
Density 0.817 g/mL
Boiling point 159 °C (318 °F; 432 K)
Solubility in water 3.3 g/L
Solubility soluble in ethanol, diethyl ether
Viscosity 3.955 mPa·s
Hazards
Flash point 71 °C (160 °F; 344 K)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
 YesY (verify) (what is: YesY/N?)
Infobox references

2-Heptanol is a chemical compound which is an isomer of heptanol. It is a secondary alcohol with the hydroxyl on the second carbon of the straight seven-carbon chain.

2-Heptanol is chiral, so (R)- and (S)- isomers exist.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lide, David R. (1998), Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (87 ed.), Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, pp. 3–300, 6–189, 8–109, 16–25, ISBN 0-8493-0594-2