EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
77390 Sigma-Aldrich

Petroleum ether

puriss. p.a., high boiling, bp 50-70 °C

Synonym: Petroleum benzin

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories Analytical Reagents, Analytical Reagents for General Use, Analytical/Chromatography, O-P, Puriss p.a., Puriss p.a. More...
grade   puriss. p.a.
dist. (ASTM D86-87)   ≥95%, between 50 and 70°C
impurities   hexane
  substances darkened by H2SO4, in accordance
  ≤0.001% free acid (as CH3COOH)
  ≤0.02% water
  ≤0.05% aromatic compounds (as benzene)
evapn. residue   ≤0.001%
refractive index   n20/D 1.374
bp   50-70 °C
iodine value   <2
density   0.66 g/mL at 20 °C
cation traces   Al: ≤0.5 mg/kg
  Ba: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Bi: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Ca: ≤0.5 mg/kg
  Cd: ≤0.05 mg/kg
  Co: ≤0.02 mg/kg
  Cr: ≤0.02 mg/kg
  Cu: ≤0.02 mg/kg
  Fe: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  K: ≤0.5 mg/kg
  Li: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Mg: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Mn: ≤0.02 mg/kg
  Mo: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Na: ≤0.5 mg/kg
  Ni: ≤0.02 mg/kg
  Pb: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Sr: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Zn: ≤0.1 mg/kg

Description

Other Notes

Same product — same quality — now Sigma-Aldrich brand

Price and Availability

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1268 - class 3 - PG 2 - EHS - VP > 110kPa - Petroleum distillates, n.o.s., HI: S
WGK Germany 
2
Flash Point(F) 
-40 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-40 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Set your institution to view full text papers.
Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?