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Isobutylbenzene

99%

Synonym: 2-Methyl-1-phenylpropane

  • CAS Number 538-93-2

  • Linear Formula C6H5CH2CH(CH3)2

  • Molecular Weight 134.22

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1852218

  •  EC Number 208-706-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00008936

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24847136

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

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vapor pressure   4.2 mmHg ( 37.7 °C)
assay   99%
autoignition temp.   802 °F
refractive index   n20/D 1.486 (lit.)
bp   170 °C/736 mmHg (lit.)
mp   −51 °C (lit.)
density   0.853 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
storage temp.   room temp
SMILES string   CC(C)Cc1ccccc1
InChI   1S/C10H14/c1-9(2)8-10-6-4-3-5-7-10/h3-7,9H,8H2,1-2H3
InChI key   KXUHSQYYJYAXGZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Isobutylbenzene is synthesized by the isopropylation at the side chain over Na, K and Cs exchanged zeolites.

Application

Isobutylbenzene is used as an internal standard in the study of increased pigmentation and floral scent levels in Pap1-transgenic petunia.

Packaging

100, 500 mL in glass bottle

Packaged in glass bottles

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2709 3 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
RTECS 
DA3550000
Flash Point(F) 
131.0 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
55 °C - closed cup
Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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