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Alfa Aesar™ Cyclohexane, 99+%

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Quantity:
1000mL
5000mL
110-82-7
C6H12
84.162
MFCD00003814
XDTMQSROBMDMFD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
hexamethylene,hexahydrobenzene,hexanaphthene,cyclohexan,cykloheksan,cicloesano,cyclohexaan,benzene, hexahydro,benzenehexahydride,polycyclohexane
8078
CHEBI:29005
cyclohexane
C1CCCCC1
110-82-7
C6H12
84.162
MFCD00003814
XDTMQSROBMDMFD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
hexamethylene,hexahydrobenzene,hexanaphthene,cyclohexan,cykloheksan,cicloesano,cyclohexaan,benzene, hexahydro,benzenehexahydride,polycyclohexane
8078
CHEBI:29005
cyclohexane
C1CCCCC1
Applications
Cyclohexane is used to prepare cyclohexanone-cyclohexanol mixture (i.e. KA oil) by catalytic oxidation, which finds application as raw material for adipic acid and caprolactam. It is used as an organic solvent, paint remover and involved in the calibration of differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) instruments.

Solubility
Miscible with ether, alcohol, acetone and olive oil. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
UN Number UN1145
Beilstein 1900225
Merck Index 14,2723
Solubility Information Miscible with ether,alcohol,acetone and olive oil. Immiscible with water.
Formula Weight 84.16
Percent Purity ≥99%
Density 0.779
Odor Pungent
Refractive Index 1.426
Flash Point −18°C (−1°F)
Boiling Point 80°C to 81°C
Melting Point 6.5°C
Quantity 5000mL
Chemical Name or Material Cyclohexane
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GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H315-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Causes skin irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P260-P264b-P271-P280-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P314-P331-P332+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

H225-H304-H315-H320-H336

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CYCLOHEXANE

EINECSNumber : 203-806-2

RTECSNumber : GU6300000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures