Cyclohexane

(USAN, rINN)
Cyclohexane Chemical formula
Synonyms: Ciclohexano; Cykloheksan; Hexahydrobenzene; Hexamethylene.
Cyrillic synonym: Циклогексан.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C6H12 = 84.16.
CAS — 110-82-7.

Description.

Cyclohexane is a colourless, flammable liquid. Wt per mL about 0.78 g. B.p. about 81°. Store in airtight containers.

💊 Adverse Effects

Cyclohexane is irritant, and may also have effects on the CNS.
1. Health and Safety Executive. Cyclohexane, cumene, paradichlorobenzene (p-DCB), chlorodifluoromethane (CFC 22). Toxicity Revie
25. London: HMSO, 1991.

💊 Uses

Cyclohexane is used as an industrial solvent.
Published October 19, 2018.