185795

Sigma-Aldrich

Cumene

99%

Synonym(s):
2-Phenylpropane, (1-Methylethyl)benzene, Isopropylbenzene, NSC 8776
Linear Formula:
C6H5CH(CH3)2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
120.19
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1236613
EC Number:
MDL number:

vapor density

4.1 (vs air)

vapor pressure

8 mmHg ( 20 °C)
9.7 mmHg ( 37.7 °C)

assay

99%

autoignition temp.

797 °F

expl. lim.

6.5 %

refractive index

n20/D 1.491 (lit.)

bp

152-154 °C (lit.)

mp

−96 °C (lit.)

density

0.864 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

CC(C)c1ccccc1

InChI

1S/C9H12/c1-8(2)9-6-4-3-5-7-9/h3-8H,1-2H3

InChI key

RWGFKTVRMDUZSP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

UN 1918 3 / PGIII

WGK Germany

1

Flash Point(F)

87.8 °F

Flash Point(C)

31 °C

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Johanna Bråred Christensson et al.
Contact dermatitis, 55(4), 230-237 (2006-09-09)
Concomitant positive reactions to colophonium, oxidized limonene, and/or oxidized linalool are recorded in patch test studies. The main allergens in these patch test mixtures are hydroperoxides, which form antigens by a radical pathway. Theoretically, concomitant reactions can be explained not...
Mathieu Frenette et al.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 128(51), 16432-16433 (2006-12-21)
A new class of thermally activated chain-breaking antioxidants is presented. Dimers of persistent carbon-centered radicals are able to inhibit the autoxidation of cumene and styrene with better rate constants than the commercial antioxidant Irganox HP-136 and 3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyanisole. A dramatic increase...
Eric D Nelson et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 98(3), 959-969 (2008-07-16)
Solvent effects on the AIBN and ACVA forced degradation of cumene are explored. The degradant formation rates of the three cumene oxidative degradants, cumene hydroperoxide, acetophenone, and 2-phenyl-2-propanol are reported. The relative abundance and ratios of these three degradants provide...
Sibylle Schliemann et al.
Contact dermatitis, 63(6), 347-356 (2010-11-03)
Skin exposure to lipophilic irritants at workplaces is a risk factor for the development of occupational irritant hand dermatitis. Suitable lipophilic model irritants to be used in repeated irritation studies in volunteers are needed to gain a better understanding of...
Sibylle Schliemann et al.
Contact dermatitis, 65(2), 107-114 (2011-06-23)
Neurosensory irritation is a subjective phenomenon induced by a number of chemicals. Objectives. To investigate the sensory irritation induced by two organic solvents - n-octane and cumene - between two groups of volunteers, stingers and non-stingers, identified as such according...

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