1-Fluoroheptane

  • Heptyl fluoride
  • n-Heptyl fluoride
Formula
C7H15F
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
661-11-0
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
211-545-0
11 36/37/38
16 26 36
RTECS
MJ0700000
RTECS class
Other
UN (DOT)
1993
Beilstein/Gmelin
1697158
Beilstein Reference
4-01-00-00387
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C7H15F
Formula mass
118.22
Melting point, °C
-73
Boiling point, °C
120
Vapor pressure, mmHg
20 (25 C)
Density
0.806 g/mL (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Viscosity
-.00626 g/(cm s) (20 C)
Surface tension
23.2 g/s2 (20 C)
Refractive index
1.3821 (20 C)
Heat of vaporization
34.1 kJ/mol
Heat of combustion
-4696 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from heat, sparks, and open flame. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb on sand or vermiculite and place in closed containers for disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Hydrogen fluoride.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
14
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Fire potential
HIGHLY FLAMMABLE: Will be easily ignited by heat, sparks or flames.
Hazards
Flammable liquid. Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions. Vapor may travel considerable distance to source of ignition and flash back.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.

Health.
Exposure effects
Irritant. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
   Inhalation
Vapors may cause dizziness or suffocation. May cause irritation or burns.
   Skin
Causes skin irritation. Multiple Routes: May be harmful by inhalation, ingestion, or skin absorption. Vapor or mist is irritating to the eyes, mucous membranes, and upper respiratory tract.
   Eyes
See Skin.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
1993
Response guide
Hazard class
3
Packing Group
II