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Alfa Aesar™ Cumene, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Cumene
CAS 98-82-8
Molecular Formula C9H12
Formula Weight 120.20g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00008881
UN Number UN1918
Beilstein 1236613
Merck Index 14,2617
Synonym Isopropylbenzene; 2-Phenylpropane
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AAA118640F

 
alfa aesar™
A11864-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA11864AK

 
alfa aesar™
A11864-AK
250mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA11864AP

 
alfa aesar
A11864-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 152° to 154°C
Melting Point −96°C
Quantity 2500mL
Flash Point 46°C (114°F)
Chemical Name or Material Cumene
CAS 98-82-8
Physical Form Liquid
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C9H12
Formula Weight 120.20g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00008881
UN Number UN1918
Beilstein 1236613
Merck Index 14,2617
Synonym Isopropylbenzene; 2-Phenylpropane
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H304-H226-H302-H335
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ISOPROPYLBENZENE
RTECS Number GR8575000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Cumene is used in the production of phenol and acetone. It is used as a thinner for paints, lacquers, and enamels and as a component of high octane fuels. It is used in the manufacture of phenol, acetone, acetophenone, and methylstyrene.

Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, ether, acetone, benzene, carbon tetrachloride. Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store at 2-8°C. Avoid prolonged storage with exposure to air. Incompatible with acids, oxidizing materials.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H304-H226-H302-H335
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory irritation.