- C3 Derivatives Unit
Cumene is an aromatic hydrocarbon used as a raw material for the production of phenol and acetone by the cumene method. Mitsubishi Chemical's cumene features high purity.
- CAS: No. 98-82-8
- EINECS: No. 202-704-5
- Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 3-22
- Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
- Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous material Class 4 Petroleums No.2 (non-water soluble liquid).
Cumene is an aromatic hydrocarbon with the following properties.
|Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law METI-No.||3-22|
|Appearance||Clear Colorless liquid|
|Melting Point (℃)||-96|
|Boiling Point (℃)||152|
|Flash Point (℃)||39|
|Autoignition Temperature (℃)||420|
|Flammability Range (%)||0.88～6.5|
Mitsubishi Chemical's cumene features high purity.
Cumene is used as a raw material for the production of phenol and acetone by the cumene method. Also it is an intermediate in the synthesis of other compounds.