1,3,5-Triisopropylbenzene is used as a fuel and fuel additive. It is also used in lubricants and lubricant additives. Further, it is used in the preparation of 2,4,6-triisopropyl-benzenesulfonyl chloride. It is also employed as a swelling agent during the synthesis of mesoporous silica with two-dimensional hexagonal pores. In addition to this, it is used as a micelle expander in the synthesis of magnetic mesoporous silica nanoparticles.
Immiscible with water.
Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
|235° to 237°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA : TSCA