Toluene

Toluene is an aromatic hydrocarbon extracted from gasoline. It is used as a solvent.
CAS No 108-88-3
HSCode 2902.3
Japan, List of Existing Chemical Substances No. 3-2, 3-60

Inquiries

Characteristics

[Close]

Toluene is an aromatic hydrocarbon extracted from gasoline. It is used as a solvent. It is also used as a raw material for many chemicals such as toluene isocyanate and phenol.

Structure
CAS No 108-88-3
HSCode 2902.3
Japan, List of Existing Chemical Substances No 3-2, 3-60
Formula C7H8
Molecular Weight 92
Appearance Clear, colorless liquid
Melting Point(℃) -95
Boiling Point(℃) 111
Specific Gravity 0.866
Flash Point(℃) 4
Autoignition Temperature (℃) 116~480
Flammability Range(%) 1.27~7
Viscosity (cP) 0.59
Solubility Parameter 8.8

Applications

[Close]

Toluene is used as a solvent, a raw material for plastics, and for increasing gasoline octane number.

Inquiries Concerning Products

View the products of Basic Petrochemicals Dept.[Open in a new window]