Agent Name

Sodium hexanoate

CAS Number

10051-44-2

Formula

C6-H12-O2.Na

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Hexanoic acid, sodium salt; [ChemIDplus] Sodium caproate; Hexanoic acid sodium salt; Caproic acid sodium salt; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Organic Acids, Metal Salts

Description

White solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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