HEXANES

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Product Name:
HEXANES
CAS:
73513-42-5
MF:
C6H14
MW:
86.17536
EINECS:
203-523-4
Mol File:
73513-42-5.mol
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HEXANES Chemical Properties

Melting point:
−95 °C(lit.)
Boiling point:
68-70 °C(lit.)
Density 
0.672 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
vapor density 
3 (vs air)
refractive index 
n20/D 1.379(lit.)
Flash point:
-9 °F
storage temp. 
Flammables area
form 
Liquid
color 
Clear
Odor
Gasoline.
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Safety Information

Hazard Codes 
F,Xn,N
Risk Statements 
11-38-48/20-51/53-62-65-67
Safety Statements 
36/37-61-62-33-29-16-9
RIDADR 
UN 1208 3/PG 2
WGK Germany 
3
HazardClass 
3
PackingGroup 
II
HS Code 
29011000

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HEXANES Usage And Synthesis

Chemical Properties

clear liquid

Uses

Solvent, freezing-point depressant.

Definition

A mixture of branched-chain isomers.

Hazard

Highly flammable, dangerous fire and explosion risk, explosive limits in air 1–7%.

Health Hazard

Recommended Personal Protective Equipment: Eye protection (as for gasoline); Symptoms Following Exposure: Inhalation causes irritation of respiratory tract, cough, mild depression, cardiac arrhythmias. Aspiration causes severe lung irritation, coughing, pulmonary edema; excitement followed by depression. Ingestion causes nausea, vomiting, swelling of abdomen, headache, depression; General Treatment for Exposure: INHALATION: maintain respiration, give oxygen if needed. ASPIRATION: enforce bed rest; give oxygen. INGESTION: do NOT induce vomiting; call a doctor. EYES: wash with copious amount of water. SKIN: wipe off, wash with soap and water; Toxicity by Inhalation (Threshold Limit Value): Data not available; Short-Term Inhalation Limits: Data not available; Toxicity by Ingestion: Data not available; Late Toxicity: None; Vapor (Gas) Irritant Characteristics: Vapors are nonirritating to the eyes and throat; Liquid or Solid Irritant Characteristics: No appreciable hazard. Practically harmless to the skin; Odor Threshold: Data not available.

Chemical Reactivity

Reactivity with Water No reaction; Reactivity with Common Materials: No reactions; Stability During Transport: Stable; Neutralizing Agents for Acids and Caustics: Not pertinent; Polymerization: Not pertinent; Inhibitor of Polymerization: Not pertinent.

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J & K SCIENTIFIC LTD.
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010-82848833- ;010-82848833-
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Meryer (Shanghai) Chemical Technology Co., Ltd.
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TCI (Shanghai) Development Co., Ltd.
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Energy Chemical
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Maya High Purity Chemicals
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+86 (573) 82222445 (0)18006601000 QQ:452520369
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