Caproyl Chloride

Title: Caproyl Chloride
CAS Registry Number: 142-61-0
CAS Name: Hexanoyl chloride
Molecular Formula: C6H11ClO
Molecular Weight: 134.60
Percent Composition: C 53.54%, H 8.24%, Cl 26.34%, O 11.89%
Line Formula: CH3(CH2)4COCl
Literature References: Prepn: Brown, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 60, 1325 (1938). Manuf: Wygant, US 2806061 (1957 to Monsanto).
Properties: Liquid, bp 151-153°. mp -87.3°. d415 0.9805. nD15 1.4286. Dec by water or alcohol. Sol in ether, chloroform.
Melting point: mp -87.3°
Boiling point: bp 151-153°
Index of refraction: nD15 1.4286
Density: d415 0.9805
Caprylene Caprylic Acid Caprylic Aldehyde CAPS Capsicum