Cyclohexylamine   
 
 
Formula C6H13N    
Molecular Weight 99.2  
C A S Registry Number
108-91-8  
   
Product Specifications Value Test Method
Assay, % minimum 99.5 STI 8492
Water % maximum Color 0.30 STI 8474
APHA maximum 15 STI 8415
   
Physical Properties
 
Freezing point, ºC -18
Flash point, ºC 27
Boiling range ºC 133-134
Density @ 20ºC, g/cm3 0.867
Ignition temperature ºC
265

Description

  Cyclohexylamine i(CHA) s a colorless to yellow liquid with an amine-like odor. It is miscible with water.

Synonyms

 
CHA Cyclohexylamine Cyclohexyl amine
1-Aminocyclohexane
1-Cyclohexylamino
Cyclohexylamin
Hexahydroaniline

Safety

  CHA is flammable. It can be irritating to respiratory system and skin. There is risk of serious damage to eyes and it is harmful by inhalation. Wear protective clothing, gloves, and eye/ face protection.

Applications

 

Intermediate used in the production of:

 
Corrosion inhibitors
Pharmaceuticals
Rubber chemicals