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PARAXYLENE

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1,4-Dimethylbenzene. It is a colorless, flammable liquid. It is separated from the mixed xylene stream that results from the refining of petroleum. Mostly used in manufacturing of terephthalic acid (PTA) and dimethyl esters which are used in polyester manufacturing.

PARAXYLENE Product details

Product Type
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Chemical Composition
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CAS Number
106-42-3
Physical Form
Liquid
Appearance
Clear
Product Status
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PARAXYLENE Properties

Property

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Molecular weight
xxxxxx g/mol
Vapor pressure at 20°C
xxx mm Hg
Vapor density (air = 1.2)
xxxx kg/m3
Boiling point
xxx °C
Melting point
xx °C
Solubility in water
xxxxx %
Specific gravity (20°C/4°C)
xxxx
Purity, UOP 720
xxxxxx wt.%
Non-aromatic, UOP 720
xxxxx wt.%
Ethylbenzene, UOP 720
xxxxx wt.%
Meta-xylene, UOP 720
xxxxx wt.%
Ortho-xylene, UOP 720
xxxxx wt.%
Benzene and toluene, UOP 720
xxxxx ppm
Relative density (15.56/15.56°C), ASTM D-4052
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Bromine index, ASTM D-1492
xxxx mg/100gm
Acid Wash Color, ASTM D-848
xxx
Color (Pt/Co scale), ASTM D-1209
xxx Hazen
Halogen, UOP 395
xxxxx ppm
Total sulfur, ASTM D-4045
xxxxx ppm

Solubility Properties

Element
Test Condition
Test Method
Slightly soluble in
xxxxx
Last edited Jun 8, 2016
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