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12540 Sigma-Aldrich

Benzene

analytical standard

  • CAS Number 71-43-2

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6H6

  • Molecular Weight 78.11

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 969212

  •  EC Number 200-753-7

  •  MDL number MFCD00003009

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329749754

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Properties

Related Categories A-B, A-C, Additional Standards, Alpha Sort, Analytical Standard,
grade   analytical standard
vapor density   2.77 (vs air)
vapor pressure   166 mmHg ( 37.7 °C)
  74.6 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   UHOVQNZJYSORNB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.9% (GC)
form   neat
  neat
autoignition temp.   1043 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   8 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.501(lit.)
  n20/D 1.501
bp   80 °C(lit.)
mp   5.5 °C(lit.)
density   0.874 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
format   neat

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
RIDADR 
UN1114 - class 3 - PG 2 - Benzene
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
CY1400000
Flash Point(F) 
12.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-11 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

ASTM D5134: GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons on Petrocol® DH 50.2

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents ASTM D5134: GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons on Petrocol® DH 50.2
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

ASTM D6526: GC Analysis of Impurities in Toluene on SLB®-IL100, 30 m Column

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents ASTM D6526: GC Analysis of Impurities in Toluene on SLB®-IL100, 30 m Column
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography

ASTM D6526: GC Analysis of Impurities in Toluene on SLB®-IL100, 60 m Column

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents ASTM D6526: GC Analysis of Impurities in Toluene on SLB®-IL100, 60 m Column
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography

GC Analysis of Aromatics in Reforµlated Gasoline on Equity®-1

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Aromatics in Reforµlated Gasoline on Equity®-1
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Aromatics in Reforµlated Gasoline on SLB®-IL111

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Aromatics in Reforµlated Gasoline on SLB®-IL111
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Separation

GC Analysis of Aromatics in Reforµlated Gasoline on SUPELCOWAX® 10

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Aromatics in Reforµlated Gasoline on SUPELCOWAX® 10
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of BTEX, Undecane, and Tridecane on SLB®-IL100

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of BTEX, Undecane, and Tridecane on SLB®-IL100
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Class 1 Residual Solvents on Equity®-1 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Class 1 Residual Solvents on Equity®-1 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Class 1 Residual Solvents on VOCOL® after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Class 1 Residual Solvents on VOCOL® after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons in Gasoline on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons in Gasoline on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons in Gasoline on Petrocol® DH, Isothermal

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons in Gasoline on Petrocol® DH, Isothermal
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Separation

GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons in Gasoline on Petrocol® DH

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Hydrocarbons in Gasoline on Petrocol® DH
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1701

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1701
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography

GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on Equity®-1
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on SUPELCOWAX 10

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Industrial Solvents on SUPELCOWAX 10
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Refinery Grade Unleaded Gasoline on TCEP (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.18 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Refinery Grade Unleaded Gasoline on TCEP (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.18 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Residual Solvents on Equity®-5

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Residual Solvents on Equity®-5
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Residual Solvents on SPB®-624 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Residual Solvents on SPB®-624 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Pharmaceutical, Purification, Sample preparations, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Water on Equity®-1 after SPME using 30 μm PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Water on Equity®-1 after SPME using 30 μm PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Volatiles in Water on SPB®-1 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles in Water on SPB®-1 after SPME using 100 μm PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624, Direct Injection

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624, Direct Injection
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after SPME using 75 μm Carboxen/PDMS Fiber

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after SPME using 75 μm Carboxen/PDMS Fiber
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

GC Analysis of Xylene Isomers on SLB®-IL60

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Xylene Isomers on SLB®-IL60
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Separation, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of a 56-Component Industrial Solvents Mix on SLB®-IL60, Comparison to a Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Column

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of a 56-Component Industrial Solvents Mix on SLB®-IL60, Comparison to a Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Column
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography

HPLC Analysis of Benzene and Deuterated Benzene on Ascentis® Express C18

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Benzene and Deuterated Benzene on Ascentis® Express C18
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

HPLC Analysis of Column Test Mix on Discovery® BIO Wide Pore C18, Effect of HPLC Column I.D. on Sensitivity

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Column Test Mix on Discovery® BIO Wide Pore C18, Effect of HPLC Column I.D. on Sensitivity
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

HPLC Analysis of Polar and Non-Polar Analytes on Ascentis® Express C18, Column Test Mixture

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Polar and Non-Polar Analytes on Ascentis® Express C18, Column Test Mixture
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Pharmaceutical

HPLC Analysis of Polar and Non-Polar Analytes on Ascentis® Express C8, Column Test Mixture

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Polar and Non-Polar Analytes on Ascentis® Express C8, Column Test Mixture
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, Pharmaceutical

US EPA Method 0030: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Collection/Desorption using VOST 100 Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 0030: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Collection/Desorption using VOST 100 Tube
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

US EPA Method 502.2: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (105 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, ELCD Signal

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 502.2: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (105 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, ELCD Signal
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Hall electrolytic conductivity detector, Photo-ionization detector, Purge and trap, Sample preparations

US EPA Method 502.2: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (105 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, PID Signal

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 502.2: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (105 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, PID Signal
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Hall electrolytic conductivity detector, Photo-ionization detector, Purification

US EPA Method 524.2: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (105 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 524.2: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (105 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

US EPA Method 624: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 624: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Environmental, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method 624: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 624: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap
Keywords: Chromatography, Environmental, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method 624: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (60 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 624: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® (60 m x 0.53 mm I.D.) after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

US EPA Method 8015 (modified): GC Analysis of Gasoline Range Organics (GRO) on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Direct Injection, Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 8015 (modified): GC Analysis of Gasoline Range Organics (GRO) on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Direct Injection, Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

US EPA Method 8015 (modified): GC Analysis of Gasoline Range Organics (GRO) on Equity®-1 after Purge & Trap using "M" Trap

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 8015 (modified): GC Analysis of Gasoline Range Organics (GRO) on Equity®-1 after Purge & Trap using "M" Trap
Keywords: Chromatography, Environmental, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method 8015 (modified): GC Analysis of Gasoline Range Organics (GRO) on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "M" Trap

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 8015 (modified): GC Analysis of Gasoline Range Organics (GRO) on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "M" Trap
Keywords: Chromatography, Environmental, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Gas chromatography mass spectrometry, Mass spectrometry, Purge and trap, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap
Keywords: Chromatography, Environmental, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method 8260: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method OLM04.2 VOA: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method OLM04.2 VOA: GC Analysis of Volatiles on SPB®-624 after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Environmental, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method OLM04.2 VOA: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method OLM04.2 VOA: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Purge & Trap using "K" Trap, Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Environmental, Gas chromatography, Purification, Solid phase microextractions

US EPA Method TO-17: GC Analysis of Volatiles on Equity®-1 after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap 300 Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method TO-17: GC Analysis of Volatiles on Equity®-1 after Collection/Desorption using Carbotrap 300 Tube
Keywords: Chromatography, Gas chromatography

US EPA Method TO-17: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Collection/Desorption using Air Toxics Tube

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents US EPA Method TO-17: GC Analysis of Volatiles on VOCOL® after Collection/Desorption using Air Toxics Tube
Keywords: Air Monitoring, Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

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