1.09626 Supelco

Benzyl alcohol

for analysis EMSURE®

Synonym: Benzenemethanol

  • CAS Number 100-51-6

  • Linear Formula C6H5CH2OH

  • Molecular Weight 108.14

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 878307

  •  MDL number MFCD00004599

  •  EC Index Number 202-859-9



Quality Level   300
vapor density   3.7 (vs air)
vapor pressure   0.07 hPa ( 20 °C)
  13.3 mmHg ( 100 °C)
  3.75 mmHg ( 77 °C)
autoignition temp.   435 °C (DIN 51794)
  817 °F
potency   1620 mg/kg LD50, oral (Rat)
refractive index   n20/D 1.539 (lit.)
bp   203-205 °C (lit.)
mp   −16-−13 °C (lit.)
transition temp   flash point 101 °C (DIN 51758)
solubility   40 g/L
density   1.045 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   OCc1ccccc1
InChI   1S/C7H8O/c8-6-7-4-2-1-3-5-7/h1-5,8H,6H2
storage conditions   Store at +2°C to +25°C.


General description

EMSURE® grade solvents are suitable for a broad spectrum of classical lab applications, and are frequently used in regulated and highly demanding lab applications. EMSURE provides worldwide best and most extensive product specifications. We declare our EMSURE range to be in compliance with the ACS, with the reagent part of the European Pharmacopoeia (Reag. Ph Eur) and also with the ISO standards.

for analysis EMSURE®

Analysis Note

Purity (GC)≥ 99.5 %Identity (IR)conformsColor≤ 10 HazenAcidity≤ 0.001 meq/gAlkalinity≤ 0.002 meq/gBenzaldehyde (GC)≤ 0.1 %Halogen compounds,halides (as Cl)≤ 0.001 %Peroxide value≤ 5Sulfated ash≤ 0.005 %Water≤ 0.1 %Al (Aluminium)≤ 0.00005 %B (Boron)≤ 0.000002 %Ba (Barium)≤ 0.00001 %Ca (Calcium)≤ 0.00005 %Cd (Cadmium)≤ 0.000005 %Co (Cobalt)≤ 0.000002 %Cr (Chromium)≤ 0.000002 %Cu (Copper)≤ 0.000002 %Fe (Iron)≤ 0.00001 %Mg (Magnesium)≤ 0.00001 %Mn (Manganese)≤ 0.000002 %Ni (Nickel)≤ 0.000002 %Pb (Lead)≤ 0.00001 %Sn (Tin)≤ 0.00001 %Zn (Zinc)≤ 0.00001 %

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