2-Ethyl hexanol

2-Ethylhexanol (also known as 2-EH) is a fatty alcohol, an organic compound is a branched, eight-carbon chiral alcohol. It is a colourless liquid that is poorly soluble in water but soluble in most organic solvents. It is produced on a massive scale for use in numerous applications such as solvents, fragrances and flavors and especially as a precursor for production of other chemicals such as plasticizers and emollients. It is encountered in natural plant fragrances.

Product Information

Substance name: 2-Ethyl hexanol
EC no: 203-234-3
Cas No: 104-76-7
Reach registration No: 01-2119487289-20
Formula: C8H18O

Synonyms: 1-hexanol, 2-ethyl- / 2-EH (=2-ethyl hexanol) / 2-EH alcohol / 2-ethyl 2-hexan-1-ol / 2-ethyl hexanol / 2-ethyl hexyl alcohol / 2-ethyl-1-hexanol / 2-ethylhexan-1-ol / alcohol C8 / corexit 8814 / ethylhexanol / EXXAL 8 / FORMULA No 91270 / isooctanol (=2-ethyl-1-hexanol) / isooctyl alcohol (=2-ethyl-1-hexanol) / octyl alcohol (=2-ethyl-1-hexanol) / octyl alcohol(2-EH)(=2-ethyl-1-hexanol)

Hazardous information

UN Number: NA
Un Proper Shipping name: NA
Class: NA
Packing group: NA

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