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Sodium octanoate

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Product Name:
Sodium octanoate
CAS:
1984-06-1
MF:
C8H15NaO2
MW:
166.19
EINECS:
217-850-5
Mol File:
1984-06-1.mol
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Sodium octanoate Chemical Properties

Melting point:
~245 °C (dec.)
storage temp. 
Store at RT.
solubility 
H2O: 50 mg/mL, clear
form 
Powder
color 
White to off-white
PH
8.0-10.5 (100g/l, H2O, 20°C)
Water Solubility 
soluble
BRN 
3597723
Stability:
Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
CAS DataBase Reference
1984-06-1(CAS DataBase Reference)
EPA Substance Registry System
Sodium octanoate (1984-06-1)
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Safety Information

Hazard Codes 
Xi
Risk Statements 
36/37/38
Safety Statements 
37/39-26
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
RH0787000
TSCA 
Yes
HS Code 
29156000
Hazardous Substances Data
1984-06-1(Hazardous Substances Data)
Toxicity
LD50 orally in Rabbit: > 2000 mg/kg

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Sodium octanoate Usage And Synthesis

Chemical Properties

white powder

Uses

Excipient.

Uses

Sodium octanoate is the sodium salt of caprylic acid. It functions as a binder, emulsifier, and anticaking agent.

Definition

ChEBI: An organic sodium salt comprising equal numbers of sodium and octanoate ions.

Clinical Use

Sodium caprylate is prepared from caprylic acid, which is acomponent of coconut and palm oils. The salt precipitates ascream-colored granules that are soluble in water and sparinglysoluble in alcohol.
Sodium caprylate is used topically to treat superficialdermatomycoses caused by C. albicans and Trichophyton,Microsporum, and Epidermophyton spp. The sodium saltcan be purchased in solution, powder, and ointment forms.

Sodium octanoate Preparation Products And Raw materials

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