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Substance Name: alpha-Chloro-o-xylene
RN: 552-45-4
UNII: EQT3V044TW
InChIKey: VQRBXYBBGHOGFT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H9-Cl

Molecular Weight

  • 140.612
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • alpha-Chloro-o-xylene
  • o-Xylyl chloride

Synonyms

  • 1-(Chloromethyl)-2-methylbenzene
  • 2-(Chloromethyl)toluene
  • 2-Methylbenzyl chloride
  • Benzene, 1-(chloromethyl)-2-methyl-
  • EINECS 209-013-8
  • HSDB 2681
  • o-(Chloromethyl)toluene
  • o-Methylbenzyl chloride
  • o-Xylene, alpha-chloro-
  • o-Xylyl chloride
  • o-Xylyl-alpha-chloride
  • omega-Chloro-o-xylene
  • UNII-EQT3V044TW

Systematic Names

  • alpha-Chloro-o-xylene
  • Benzene, 1-(chloromethyl)-2-methyl-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 552-45-4

FDA UNII

  • EQT3V044TW

System Generated Number

  • 0000552454

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H9Cl/c1-7-4-2-3-5-8(7)6-9/h2-5H,6H2,1H3

InChIKey

VQRBXYBBGHOGFT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(c(cccc1)C)CCl

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Boiling Point 198 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 3.340 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.80E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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