Benzyl chloride - CAS # 100-44-7
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Chemical Name: Benzyl chloride
Chemical Formula: C7H7Cl
CAS Number: 100-44-7
EC Number (EINECS): 202-853-6
Synonyms: Benzene, (chloromethyl)-;Toluene, «alpha»-chloro-;«alpha»-Chlorotoluene;«omega»-Chlorotoluene;(Chloromethyl)benzene;Chlorophenylmethane;C6H5CH2Cl;a-Chlorotoluene;«alpha»-Chlortoluol;Benzile(cloruro di);Benzylchlorid;Benzyle(chlorure de);Chlorure de benzyle;NCI-C06360;Benzile;Benzyle;Rcra waste number P028;UN 1738;Phenylmethyl chloride
Appearance: colourless liquid with a pungent odour
Melting Point: -45 C
Boiling Point: 179 C
Vapor Density: 4.36 (air=1)
Vapor Pressure: 1 mm Hg at 20 C
Flash Point: 67 C (closed cup)
Explosion Limits: 1.1% (lower), 7.1% (
Stability: Unstable - inhibitors such as propylene oxide or trimethylamine are usually added to prevent polymerization. Combustible. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, water, acids, most common metals, dimethyl sulfoxide. Above flash point vapour-air mixtures are explosive within the limits noted above. Contact with water produces toxic fumes.
Molecular Weight: 126.5832
Alternate Names: Benzyl Chloride | (Chloromethyl)benzene | BZLC
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Related Analytes (Benzyl chloride):
Anisoyl chloride 4-nitrobenzyl bromide p-nitrobenzyl chloride Platinum(II) chloride Sulfur dichloride Selenium dichloride Stannous chloride dihydrate Strontium chloride hexahydrate Chromic chloride Ferric chloride hexahydrate
The chemical "Benzyl chloride" is listed on California's Proposition 65 list: 100-44-7
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