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Alfa Aesar™ p-Xylene, 99%

$41.58 - $146.46

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material p-Xylene
CAS 106-42-3
Molecular Formula C8H10
Formula Weight 106.17
MDL Number MFCD00008556
UN Number UN1307
Beilstein 1901563
Merck Index 14,10081
Synonym 1,4-Dimethylbenzene
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AAA105340F

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alfa aesar™
A105340F
2500mL Each for $146.46

AAA10534AP

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A10534AP
500mL Each for $41.58
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 106.17
CAS 106-42-3
Flash Point 27°C (80°F)
MDL Number MFCD00008556
TSCA TSCA
Odor Aromatic
RTECS Number ZE2625000
Synonym 1,4-Dimethylbenzene
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Beilstein 1901563
Melting Point 12° to 13°C
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place.
Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Quantity 2500mL
UN Number UN1307
Merck Index 14,10081
Boiling Point 137° to 138°C
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H226-H312-H332-H315
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: XYLENES
Chemical Name or Material p-Xylene
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C8H10

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.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P280-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place.
Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H226-H312-H332-H315
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.