Cumene

Grade : Technical
Form : Liquid
Other Trade Name : Isopropylbenzene
Molecular Formula C9H12
Spec. No. : PR/CUM/17/07-01
CAS No : 98-82-8
UN No : 1918
Packing Group : 3
Class : 3

Specifications

Appearance : Clear liquid, ASTM E2680 Free From Suspended Matter
Purity (%) : 99.9 min
Phenol content (ppm) : 5 max
Benzene content (ppm) : 10 max
Sulfur content (ppm) : 0.1 max
Colour (Pt-Co) : 5 max
Moisture content (%) : 0.4 max
Bromine Index (mg/100g) : 10 max
Specific Gravity@15.6o C : 0.864 – 0.867
Distillation range : 1 max
including 152.5o C (°C) : Stable under ordinary conditions
Packing : 170 Kg New Drums or Bulk Packing
Applications The primary use is to prepare cumene hydroperoxide which is converted to further products- acetone, phenol, alpha methyl styrene, acetophenone etc. It is used as a thinner for paints, enamels and lacquers. It is also used as a solvent for fat and resins.
Safety and Handling : Refer Safety Data Sheet
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