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Caprolactone, CAS 502-44-3

Caprolactone, CAS 502-44-3

Excluding Sales Tax

Appearance: colorless liquid

Odor: floral

CAS: 502-44-3

Product ID: 6LACT

Purity: 98%+

Formula: C6H10O2

MW: 114.14g/mol

BP: 95-99C

FP > 100C

Density: 1.0-1.1g/mL

Solubility: alcohol soluble

HS Code: 293220

MDL: MFCD00003267


LD50 (rat, oral) > 5,000mg/kg

  • Synonyms

    oxepan-2-one; 6-hexanolactone; ε-caprolactone; 6-hydroxyhexanoic acid; 1,6-hexanolide

  • Keywords

    cyclic ester; hydroxy carboxylic acid; low viscosity liquid; caproic acid; cyclic caproate; hexanoate; polyester precursor; ring opening polymer ingredient; lactone building block

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