Standard for GC, ≥ 99.5 %

Synonym:  Benzolo,Benzole
Linear Formula:  C6H6
Molecular Weight:  78.11 g/mol
CAS Number:  71-43-2


Vapour pressure 74.6 mmHg ( 20 °C)
Water Solubility 0.18 g/100 g
Autoignition temp. 1043 °F
Explosion limit 0.08
Assay Purity ≥ 99.5% (GC)
Refractive index n20/D 1.501(lit.)
B pt. 80 °C(lit.)
M pt. 5.5 °C (lit.)
Density 0.79 g/cm3

Safety Information

Hazard Statement(s) H412+H372+H350+H340+H319+H315+H304+H225
Precautionary Statement  P210+P201+P243+P260+P280
Signal word Danger
HS Code 29022000
Flash point -11 °C.1,013.5 hPa
Storage Temp. Store at : RT 25oC
Storage Class 3
Packaging Glass Bottle
UN Number 1114


Other Notes

Benzene is an aromatic hydrocarbon employed as an intermediate in the production of other chemicals.

Pharmacopeia traceability
Traceable to USP with specific current lot of primary standard.

Recommended products
Chloroform, Methanol

Legal Information
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Reference standard for Gas Chromatography

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PureSolv offers pharmaceutical laboratories and manufacturers a broad range of secondary GC reference standards for various chromatographic and analytical applications. Our secondary GC standards give a convenient and cost-effective alternative to the pharmacopeias primary standards and allow laboratories to focus resources on their core activities rather than preparing internal working standards.


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