Appearance: Transparent, flammable liquid with a sweetish, aromatic odor.
Chemical formula: C6H4 (CH3) 2 / C8H10
Synonym: o-xylene, 1,2-dimethylbenzene
International name: o-xylene
Appearance: colorless transparent liquid
UN classification: UN hazard class: 3; UN packing group: III
Main substance content: not less than 99.2%
Solubility: completely soluble in hydrocarbons, many alcohols and ethers
Shelf life: 18 months
Storage: In a hermetically sealed container, avoiding exposure to direct sunlight, avoiding the proximity of heating devices. All work with orthoxylene should be carried out in a well-ventilated area. As a result of overflow, mixing, etc. electrostatic charges can build up. Store away from strong acids and oxidizing agents.
ATTENTION! It is necessary to work with orthoxylol and solvents based on it in rubber gloves resistant to their effects, always under traction and in a well-ventilated area.