Perfluoroheptane

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n-Perfluoroheptane
Perfluoroheptane.svg
Names
IUPAC name
Hexadecafluoroheptane
Identifiers
335-57-9
ChemSpider 9179
Jmol 3D model Interactive image
PubChem 9553
Properties
C7F16
Molar mass 388.05 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Perfluoroheptane, C7F16, (usually referring to the straight chain molecule called n-perfluoroheptane) is a perfluorocarbon.[1] It is hydrophobic (water-insoluble) and oleophobic (oil-insoluble). It is used in deacidification of paper as a medium carrying powdered magnesium oxide[2] .

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pubchem (USG) page on perfluoroheptane
  2. ^ Porck, Henk J. (1996). Mass Deacidification: An Update on Possibilities and Limitations (PDF). Washington D.C.: Commission on Preservation and Access. p. 16. ISBN 1887334521. Retrieved 2015-12-09.