• Xylene, 500mL, Reagent ACS
  • Xylene, 500mL, Reagent ACS
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Chemical Grade: ACS Reagent
Assay: 98.5% Minimum
Formula: C6H4(CH3)2
CAS: 1330-20-7
U.S. DOT: UN1307, Class 3, PG III
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Return Policy: See below.
No Fly Shipping! Only via Standard Ground
- USA & Canada.
Cat No. - NC-11486
Price: $23.95


Our Xylenes, ACS Reagent Grade, is of a chemical grade with highest purity and meets or exceeds purity standards set by the American Chemical Society (ACS).

The 98.5% contaminant-free purity of ACS grade Xylenes is mainly used as a solvent. Histologists use Xylenes as a short-term hydrophobic clearing agent of tissue samples. Xylenes is also used in rubber, ink, adhesive, and leather industries. It is a slightly greasy, colourless liquid consisting of benzene and three aromatic hydrocarbon isomers: paraxylene, metaxylene, and orthoxylene.


  • Assay: (GC) 99.89%
  • Paraxylene: 22.02%
  • Metaxylene: 46.67%
  • Orthoxylene: 13.73%
  • Ethyl Benzene: 17.47%
  • Boiling Range: 138.9-140.7
  • Color (APHA): 2
  • Residue After Evaporation: <10 ppm
  • Sulphur Compounds: <1 ppm
  • Water: 0.02%
  • Specific Gravity @ 15.56C: 0.871
  • Benzene Content: <0.01%
  • Toluene Content: <0.01%
  • Total C9 Aromatics: <0.01%
  • Non-Aromatics: <0.04%

Caution: Xylenes is flammable and a dangerous fire risk. Only ships to destinations within the 48 contiguous US states and Canada using Standard Ground. No air deliveries allowed.

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