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Alfa Aesar™ Ethylbenzene, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethylbenzene
CAS 100-41-4
Molecular Formula C8H10
Formula Weight 106.17
MDL Number MFCD00011647
UN Number UN1175
Beilstein 1901871
Merck Index 14,3765
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AAL059080F

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alfa aesar™
L059080F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL05908AE

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alfa aesar™
L05908AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL05908AP

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alfa aesar™
L05908AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 106.17
Chemical Name or Material Ethylbenzene
CAS 100-41-4
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H304-H373-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if inhaled.
MDL Number MFCD00011647
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Assay 99%
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe 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.
RTECS Number DA0700000
Flash Point 15°C (59°F)
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYLBENZENE
Merck Index 14,3765
Beilstein 1901871
Melting Point −95°C
Boiling Point 135° to 136°C
Quantity 2500mL
UN Number UN1175
Molecular Formula C8H10
TSCA TSCA
Odor Petrol-like

Applications
Ethylbenzene is used as a solvent for rubber adhesives, varnishes, resins, paints and coatings. It acts as an intermediate in the preparation of styrene. It is also used as a fuel additive. It is added to gasoline as an anti-knock agent, thereby reducing engine knocking and increase the octane rating. In addition to this, it is used in natural gas recovery process.

Solubility
Miscible with alcohol, ethylalcohol, benzene, ethyl ether, carbon tetrachloride, organic solvents, sulfur dioxide and ether. Slightly miscible with chloroform. Immiscible with water and ammonia.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P260-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Do not breathe 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
H225-H304-H373-H332
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.
May cause damage to organs through prolonged or repeated exposure.
Harmful if inhaled.