CAS No. : 628-71-7
Synonym : Pentylacetylene - Amylacetylene - Hept-1-yne - Heptyne
Molecular Formula : C7H12O
Molecular weight : 96.17
Appearance : Clear, colourless to pale yellow liquid
GC Purity : 90.0% minimum
1-Heptyne is a basic building block for the synthesis of complex acetylenic molecules in perfumery, agrochemical, and pharmaceutical industry. Specifically, 1-heptyne has been utilized to synthesize conjugated linoleic acid isomers. Its hydrogenation using noble metals over activated carbon has also been studied in detail.