Nitrobenzene

Product Code.
01854
Grade
For Synthesis
Purity
98%
CAS No.
98-95-3
Molecular Formula
C6H5NO2
Molecular Weight
123.11
H.S.Code
2904.20100
Shelf Life
60 Months

Physical Properties

Physical state at 20 °C
Liquid
Colour
Pale Yellow
Odour
Almond odor
pH value
8 - 8.5 at 1.00000 g/l at 20°C
Melting point/ Freezing point [°C]
5 - 6 °C
Auto-ignition temperature [°C]
482°C
Flash point [°C]
88°C
Boiling point [°C]
210 - 211 °C
Initial boiling point [°C]
210°C
Final boiling point [°C]
211 °C
Vapour pressure [20°C]
0.3 hPa at 20°C
Vapour density
4.3
Density [g/cm3]
1.2
Solubility in water [% weight]
Practically insoluble in water
Partition coefficient Log Pow octanol / water at 20°C
1.85
Explosion limits - upper [%]
40%
Explosion limits -lower [%]
1.80%

Packaging

Specification

Appearance
Pale yellow colored liquid
Assay (GC area %)
Min 98%
Density (d20°C/4°C)
1.201 - 1.203
Water (H2O)
Max 0.5%
Free acid (as HNO3)
Max 0.005%

Safety Information and Hazard Symbols

Symbol: GHS06, GHS08, GHS09
Signal Word: Danger
UN No.: 1662
IMCO Class No.: 6.1
Packing Group: II
Hazardous Statement: H301-H311-H331-H351-H361f-H372-H411
Precaution Statement: P261-P273-P280-P301 + P310-P311