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Alfa Aesar™ p-Xylene, 99%

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106-42-3
C8H10
106.168
MFCD00008556
URLKBWYHVLBVBO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
p-xylene,para-xylene,1,4-dimethylbenzene,p-methyltoluene,p-dimethylbenzene,p-xylol,benzene, 1,4-dimethyl,4-xylene,chromar,4-methyltoluene
7809
CHEBI:27417
1,4-xylene
CC1=CC=C(C=C1)C
106-42-3
C8H10
106.168
MFCD00008556
URLKBWYHVLBVBO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
p-xylene,para-xylene,1,4-dimethylbenzene,p-methyltoluene,p-dimethylbenzene,p-xylol,benzene, 1,4-dimethyl,4-xylene,chromar,4-methyltoluene
7809
CHEBI:27417
1,4-xylene
CC1=CC=C(C=C1)C
Applications
p-Xylene is used as a precursor in the production of benzoic, isophthalic, tetraphillic acids and dimethyle esters, which are used in the manufacture of polyester. It acts as an intermediate in plastic and rubber products.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, ether, acetone, benzene and chloroform. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
UN Number UN1307
Beilstein 1901563
Merck Index 14,10081
Solubility Information Miscible with alcohol,ether,acetone,benzene and chloroform. Immiscible with water.
Formula Weight 106.17
Percent Purity 99%
Density 0.866
Odor Aromatic
Refractive Index 1.495
Flash Point 27°C (80°F)
Boiling Point 137°C to 138°C
Melting Point 12°C to 13°C
Quantity 100mL
Chemical Name or Material p-Xylene
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GHS H Statement
H226-H312-H332-H315
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.

P210-P233-P235-P240-P241-P242-P243-P261-P264b-P271-P280-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P312-P331-P332+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

H226-H304-H312+H332-H315-H319-H335

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: XYLENES

EINECSNumber : 203-396-5

RTECSNumber : ZE2625000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures