Braskem America Mixed Xylene BA

Braskem America Mixed Xylene BA is a liquid hydrocarbon solvent that belongs to the aromatics and hydrocarbons chemical families. It serves as a case ingredient and finds applications in automotive OEM coatings, marine coatings, and industrial coatings. This high-purity solvent is compatible with metal substrates and surfaces.

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Chemical Name: Ethylbenzene, Xylene

CAS Number: 100-41-4

Chemical Family: Aromatics, Hydrocarbons, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)

Labeling Claims: High Purity

Applicable Processes: Oil Drilling

Synonyms: alpha-Methyltoluene, Ethylbenzol, Phenylethane

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Physical Form
Cororless liquid
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Benzenemax. 0.02% massASTM D7504
Colormax. 20Pt‐CoASTM D5386
Color Acid Washmax. 6-ASTM D848
Copper Strip Corrosion1A/1B-ASTM D849
Relative Density (at 20/4°C)0.862 - 0.872-ASTM D4052
Initial Boiling Pointmin. 136°CASTM D850
Non Aromaticsmax. 1.2% massASTM D7504
Dry Pointmax. 143--
Toluenemax. 0.1% massASTM D7504
Distillation Range (at 760mmHg)max. 6°CASTM D850
Final Boiling Pointmax. 153°CASTM D850
Toluene and non - Aromatic Hydrocarbonsmax. 10000ppm massASTM D7504
Properties and Characteristics

Aromatic hydrocarbon solvent with low concentration of aliphatic compounds.

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Shelf Life
2 years