Н-гексан (Germany) of хч 2901100090
Hexane (n-hexane) is a saturated hydrocarbon C6h24 belonging to the class of alkanes.
Colorless liquid with a faint odor (reminiscent of dichloroethane). Refractive index n20D 1.37506. Due to the low octane number (25), hexane is an undesirable component of synthetic gasoline.
Hexane is used for degreasing, extracting vegetable oils, diluting varnishes and paints, in the production of additives increasing the octane number of gasoline, as a non-polar solvent in specific chemical reactions. Acts as an agent in low temperature thermometers.