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Alfa Aesar™ 1,2,4,5-Tetramethylbenzene, 97+%

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 95-93-2
Molecular Formula C10H14
Formula Weight 134.22
MDL Number MFCD00008528
UN Number UN1325
Beilstein 1903393
Merck Index 14,3468
Synonym Durene
Chemical Name or Material 1,2,4,5-Tetramethylbenzene
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AAL0449322 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0449322
100g N/A N/A  
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AAL0449336 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0449336
500g N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
1,2,4,5-Tetramethylbenzene is the precursor to pyromellitic dianhydride, which is used for manufacturing curing agents, adhesives, coating materials. It is used in the manufacture of some raw materials for engineering plastics (polyimides) and cross-linking agent for alkyd resins.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, ether, benzene, and acetone. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

95-93-2
134.22
UN1325
14,3468
1,2,4,5-Tetramethylbenzene
C10H14
MFCD00008528
1903393
Durene

Specifications

95-93-2
134.22
UN1325
14,3468
191° to 193°C
73°C (163°F)
1,2,4,5-Tetramethylbenzene
C10H14
MFCD00008528
1903393
Durene
77° to 80°C
100g
≥97%

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H228
Flammable solid.

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P241-P370+P378a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.

Warning

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 4.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE SOLIDS, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

RTECSNumber : DC0500000

TSCA : TSCA