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Methylcyclohexane

anhydrous, ≥99%

Synonym: Hexahydrotoluene

  • CAS Number 108-87-2

  • Linear Formula C6H11CH3

  • Molecular Weight 98.19

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 505972

  •  EC Number 203-624-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00001497

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57648404

  •  NACRES NA.21

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Properties

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Quality Level   100
grade   anhydrous
vapor density   3.4 (vs air)
vapor pressure   37 mmHg ( 20 °C)
  83.2 mmHg ( 37.7 °C)
assay   ≥99%
form   liquid
autoignition temp.   545 °F
expl. lim.   6.7 %
impurities   <0.002% water
  <0.005% water (100 mL pkg)
evapn. residue   <0.0005%
refractive index   n20/D 1.422 (lit.)
bp   101 °C (lit.)
mp   −126 °C (lit.)
density   0.77 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   CC1CCCCC1
InChI   1S/C7H14/c1-7-5-3-2-4-6-7/h7H,2-6H2,1H3
InChI key   UAEPNZWRGJTJPN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Methylcyclohexane may be used as a solvent for the synthesis of unsolvated n-butylmagnesium chloride by the reaction of 1-chlorobutane with magnesium powder. It may also be used as the starting material to synthesize 1-methylcyclohexanecarboxylic acid.

Packaging

1, 2 L in Sure/Seal™

100 mL in Sure/Seal™

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UN 2296 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
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