Heptane, n-Heptane, n- (C7H16) is a colorless flammable liquid. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Heptane, n-. Please review our fire rated products: SUPERLoc, Mechanical Ventilation
Heptane, n- Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Highly flammable. May flash back along vapor trail.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards.
- Compatible Details: Incompatible with strong oxidizers.
- Description: n-Heptane is the straight-chain alkane with the chemical formula H3C(CH2)5CH3 or C7H16. When used as a test fuel component in anti-knock test engines, a 100% heptane fuel is the zero point of the octane rating scale.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
Heptane, n- Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C7H16||684.00 kg/m³||209.2°F (98.42°C)||Heptane||100.21 g/mol||Alcohol, acetone, diethyl ether.||-91 - -90°C, 182.2-183.0 K, -132 - -130°F|