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Normal Octyl Mercaptan

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Product overview

NOM (Normal Octyl Mercaptan) is commonly used in the manufacturing process of various polymers (PMMA, PAN...).


 

Geographic availability
    Worldwide
Technical Data
Chemical name : n-octanethiol
Common name : NOM

Properties


  • Density (20°C): 840kg/m3

  • Viscosity (20 °C): 1.33 mPa.s (cP)

  • Boiling point: 199 °C

  • Melting point: - 49 °C

  • Decomposition temperature: 400 °C

  • Flash point (closed cup): 70 °C

  • Vapour pressure (20°C): 0.3 mbar (hPa)

  • Vapour pressure (90°C): 17 mbar (hPa)

  • Refractive index (20°C)1.454


 


SOLUBILITY
NOM is not soluble in water, slightly soluble in light alcohols and soluble in aromatic and aliphatic hydrocarbons.

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