Buy your top-grade cyclohexanone online from ReAgent, a leading UK chemical supplier with over 40 years' experience. We supply cyclohexanone in 2.5L containers and even offer discounts on bulk orders. We also offer further services to ensure that your business needs are being met, including customised labelling and bespoke pack sizes. All of our products are backed by a 100% quality guarantee so that you can buy with total confidence.
Cyclohexanone (C6H10O) is an organic compound typically synthesised via oxidation of cyclohexane in the air. This compound is used as a precursor in many different industrial applications, namely production of nylon.It has a range of physical and chemical properties:
Molecular weight: 98.143 g/mol
Chemical structure: 6 carbon cyclic structure with a ketone group
A whitish solution which can turn pale yellow due to oxidation
An odour that is reminiscent of peppermint or acetone
Only partially soluble in water but highly miscible with most organic solvents, including alcohol, acetone and ether
Very corrosive and highly flammable
Boiling point drops significantly from 155 °C at 760 mm Hg to 1.4°C at 1 mm Hg
Melting point: -31 degree°C
Concentration immediately dangerous to life: 700 ppm
Can be harmful by inhalation (full MSDS can be downloaded from our website)
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In addition to cyclohexanone for general use, we also supply this compound for laboratory use with 99% minimum purity levels. All our products, including cyclohexanone, come with a 100% quality guarantee and are usually shipped within 24 hours after purchase. We offer free technical advice and a member of our customer service team will be glad to help you before, during and after your purchase. Simply contact us for further information.