Octanoic Acid Compound Information and Applications for GC (Gas Chromatography) and LC (Liquid Chromatography) Analysis

Caprylic acid

CAS # 124-07-2

Compound Structure and Properties

Molecular Weight144.2114
Melting Point16.7 °C, 290 °K, 62 °F
Boiling Point239.7 °C, 513 °K, 463 °F
Density0.910 g/cm3
Solubility in Water0.068 g/100 mL
Data above sourced from ChemSpider and Wikipedia

GC Mass Spectrum

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Octanoic Acid; n-Caprylic acid; n-Octanoic acid; n-Octoic acid; n-Octylic acid; Neo-Fat 8; Caprylic acid; Enantic acid; Octylic acid; 1-Heptanecarboxylic acid; Heptane-1-carboxylic acid; Octic acid; Hexacid 898; C-8 Acid; Kyselina kaprylova; Lunac 8-95; Emery 657; Octoic acid; Prifrac 2901

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