Toluene

CAS No. 108-88-3

Formula: C7H8
Basic Info

Toluene is an aromatic hydrocarbon and the mono-substituted derivative of benzene. Toluene is widely used in industry as an building block for pharmaceutical goods and as well as an organic solvent in synthetic preparations. Toluene can also be used as an octane booster in gasoline fuels in internal combustion engines and as jet fuel surrogate.

Formula
C7H8
Molecular Weight
92.1384
Exact Mass
92.0626
LogP
1.995
PSA
0
Synonyms

Methylbenzol

Toluen

Anisen

Phenylmethane

BnH

Methacide

MePh

PhMe

Benzene, methyl-

Toluol

Methylbenzene

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Properties
Appearance & Physical State
Colorless liquid with sweet, pungent, benzene-like odor
Density
0.866
Boiling Point
111 °C
Melting Point
-95 °C
Flash Point
40 °F
Refractive Index
n/D 1.496(lit.)
Water Solubility
0.5 g/L (20 ºC)
Storage Condition
0-6°C
Vapor Density
3.2 (vs air)
Vapor Pressure
22 mm Hg ( 20 °C)
Safety Info
RTECS
XS5250000
Safety Statements
S36/37; S46; S62; S45
WGK Germany
2
Risk Statements
R11; R38; R48/20; R63; R65; R67
HS Code
2902300000
RIDADR
UN 1294 3/PG 2
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Caution Statement
P210; P260; P280; P301 + P310; P370 + P378; P403 + P235
Spectrum
NMR Spectrum 1H NMR : 90 MHz in CDCl3
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IR Spectrum IR : liquid film
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Mass Spectrum Mass
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Raman Spectrum Raman : 4880 A,100M,liquid
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ESR Spectrum ESR : ANION RADICAL, REDUCTION WITH NA OR K METAL IN DME
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