heptadecane


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heptadecane

[‚hep·tə′de‚kān]
(organic chemistry)
C17H36 A hydrocarbon; water-insoluble, alcohol-soluble solid melting at 23°C and boiling at 303°C; used as a chemical intermediate.
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Detected VOCs were pentanal, hexanal, [alpha]-pinene, [beta]-pinene, octanal, heptane, borneol, heptadecane, and octadecane.
Other components (6-methyl-5-hepten-2-one, E-[beta]-ionone, pentadecanal, heptadecane, 6,10,14-trimethyl-2-pentadecanone, hexadecanoic acid), known as miscellaneous, formed 6.
Chemicals used for GC/MS calibration (1-pentanal, hexanal, 2-heptanone, octanal, [alpha]-pinene, camphor, (-)-bomeol, hexadecane, heptadecane, and octadecane) were Sigma research reagents.