Benzoyl ChlorideBenzoyl Chloride (C7H5ClO) is a colorless liquid, corrosive to metals and tissue, water- and air-reactive. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Benzoyl Chloride. Please review our fire rated products: Fire-rated, SUPERLoc, FIRELoc
Benzoyl Chloride Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point 16°F.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store Benzoyl Chloride in proper flammable storage containers.
- Compatible Details: Strong oxidizing agents, water, alcohols, strong bases.
- Description: Benzoyl chloride, also known as benzenecarbonyl chloride, is an organochlorine compound with the formula C6H5COCl. It is a colourless, fuming liquid with an irritating odour.
- Classification: CLASS 8
- Brand Name: n/a
Benzoyl Chloride Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C7H5ClO||1.21 g/cm³||197.2°C, 387°F||Benzoyl chloride||140.57 g/mol||n/a||-1°C, 30°F|