BenzeneBenzene (C6H6) is a colorless liquid with petroleum-like odor, less dense than water. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Benzene. Please review our fire rated products: Fire-rated, SUPERLoc, FIRELoc
Benzene Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Vapor is heavier than air and may travel considerable distance to a source of ignition and flash back.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Use proper flammables storage containers, with signage and fire-proof accessories.
- Compatible Details: strong oxidizing agents, sulfuric acid, nitric acid, halogens.
- Description: Benzene is an organic chemical compound with the molecular formula C6H6. Its molecule is composed of 6 carbon atoms joined in a ring, with 1 hydrogen atom attached to each carbon atom.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C6H6||876.50 kg/m³||176.2°F (80.1°C)||Benzene||78.11 g/mol||Water||41.9°F (5.5°C)|