N-NONYL ALCOHOL - (143-08-8)

Introduction

Name: n-nonyl alcohol; 1-nonanol; pelargonic alcohol; nonan-1-ol
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 143-08-8
Chemical Formula: C9H20O or CH3(CH2)8OH
Molar Mass: 144.2545 g
State of Matter: colorless/slightly yellow liquid with citrus odor
Mass Percent: C 74.934 %; H 13.974 %; O 11.091 % 

Classification

• organic

Uses/Function

• "In manufacture of artificial lemon oil." 1

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For More Information

Sources

(1) - The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, and Biologicals, 13th ed.; Budavari, S.; O'Neil, M.J.; Smith, A.; Heckelman, P. E.; Kinneary, J. F., Eds.; Merck & Co.: Whitehouse Station, NJ, 2001; entry 6713.