Sebacic Acid

Product details

Sebacic acid is a homogenous dicarboxylic acid and a derivative of castor oil. Sebacic acid are used for plasticizer for synthetic material and as intermediate for nylon.
We offer it as pearls and powder.
Synonym: 1,8-Octanedicarboxylic Acid
CAS-No. 111-20-6
EINECS-No. 2038455
Uses/applications: Raw material for plasticizers (Sebacate), Synthetic resins, Polyamide, lubricants, etc.


Product Code Quality Packing Unit Spec Sheet
Pearls 25 kgs bags
12137 Pearls 500 kgs big bags contact
12139 Pearls 750 kgs big bags contact
12141 Pearls 1000 kgs big bags contact
12142 Powder 25 kgs bags contact

MSDS according 91/155 EEC (2001/58 EC)

More information

Information pertaining to particular dangers for man and environment:
No hazards to be particularly mentioned. Please note the information of this Material Safety Data Sheet.

Hazard description: not applicable

Classification system for Sebacic Acid:
The classification was made according to the latest editions of the EU-lists, and expanded using company data and specialized literature.
Chemical characterization for Sebacic Acid 1,8-Octanedicarboxylic Acid:
CAS No. Description: 111-20-6 sebacic acid

Identification number(s):
EINECS Number: 2038455
General Information
for Sebacic Acid 1,8-Octanedicarboxylic Acid
Form: Powder
Colour: White
Odour: Weak, characteristic

Change in condition
Melting point/Melting range: 130-133°C
Boiling point/Boiling range:
Flash point:
Flammability (solid, gaseous) Product is not flammable.
Ignition temperature:
Danger of explosion: Product is not explosive. However, formation
of explosive air/dust mixtures is possible.
Decomposition temperature: 350-370°C
Vapour pressure at 159°C: 1.21 g/cm3
Density at 20°C:
1.360/25°C g/cm3
Bulk density at 20°C: 600-620 kg/m³

Solubility in / Miscibility with


1 g/l
Additional information: Soluble in ethanol
Land transport ADR/RID (cross-border) for Sebacic Acid:
No hazardous good according to the regulation.

Maritime transport IMDG:
IMDG Class: No hazardous good according to the regulation.

Air transport ICAO-TI and IATA-DGR:
ICAO/IATA Class: No hazardous good according to the regulation.
Markings according to EC guidelines for Sebacic Acid:
The product is not subject to identification regulations under EC Directives and the Ordinance
on Hazardous Materials (GefStoffV).Observe the general safety regulations when handling chemicals.

National regulations

Water hazard class:
Water hazard class 1 (Self-assessment): slightly hazardous for water.

Hazard description

GHS-hazard labels

Hazadous material sign