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LC446 2-Aminooctane
for synthesis


Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC27446 Glass bottle 25 ml 38.25


Product information
Synonyms 1-Methylheptylamine
Hill Formula C8H19N
Chemical formula CH3(CH2)5CH(NH2)CH3
HS Code 2921 19 99
EC number 211-744-2
Molar mass 129.25 g/mol
CAS number 693-16-3


Chemical and physical data
Solubility (20 °C) slightly soluble
Molar mass 129.25 g/mol
Density 0.77 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Boiling point 165 °C
Flash point 60 °C
Refractive index 1.4251 (25 °C, 589 nm)


Safety information
R Phrase

R 10-25-36/38
Flammable.Toxic if swallowed.Irritating to eyes and skin.

S Phrase S 26-45
In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible).
Categories of danger

flammable, toxic, irritant

Hazard Symbol


Storage class

3 Flammable Liquids


WGK 2 water endangering

Disposal 9
Carcinogenic compounds and flammable compounds labelled “Highly toxic” or “Toxic”: container F. Alkyl sulfates are carcinogenic; Take particular care to avoid inhalation and skin contact. To neutralize alkyl sulfates, add dropwise (from a dropping funnel) to concentrated ice-cool Ammonia solution (Cat.No. 105426) with vigorous stirring. Before placing in container D, check the pH with pH Universal indicator strips (Cat.No. 109535).


Transport information
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 2734 AMINES, LIQUID, CORROSIVE, FLAMMABLE, N.O.S.(2-AMINOOCTANE), 8 (3), II, Segregation Group: 18 (Alkalis)
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 2734 AMINES, LIQUID, CORROSIVE, FLAMMABLE, N.O.S.(2-AMINOOCTANE), 8 (3), II


Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 127 mg/kg


Assay (GC, area%) ≥ 99 %
Density (d 20 °C/ 4 °C) 0.771 – 0.772
Identity (IR) passes test






139.15 g/mol