Skip Navigation
ChemIDplus A TOXNET DATABASE LiteBrowseAdvanced

Substance Name: 2-Methylbiphenyl
RN: 643-58-3
UNII: X937MQ8S1T
InChIKey: ALLIZEAXNXSFGD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C13-H12

Molecular Weight

  • 168.238
 
* denotes mobile formatted website

Links to Resources

NLM Resources (File Locators)

Regulatory Agencies (Superlist Locators)

Other Resources (Internet Locators)


Search for this InChIKey on the Web

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Methylbiphenyl

Synonyms

  • 1-Methyl-2-phenylbenzene
  • 2-Methyl-1,1'-biphenyl
  • 2-Methylbiphenyl
  • EINECS 211-400-1
  • NSC 5321
  • o-Methylbiphenyl
  • o-Phenyltoluene
  • UNII-X937MQ8S1T

Systematic Names

  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, 2-methyl-
  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, 2-methyl- (9CI)
  • 2-Methyl-1,1'-biphenyl
  • Biphenyl, 2-methyl- (8CI)

Superlist Names

  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, 2-methyl-
  • 2-Methylbiphenyl

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 643-58-3

FDA UNII

  • X937MQ8S1T

System Generated Number

  • 0000643583

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C13H12/c1-11-7-5-6-10-13(11)12-8-3-2-4-9-12/h2-10H,1H3

InChIKey

ALLIZEAXNXSFGD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(c2c(cccc2)C)ccccc1

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point -0.2 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 255.5 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 4.300 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 18.1 mg/L 25 EST
Vapor Pressure 0.020 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 4.55E-04 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 7.68E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

Physical property data is provided to ChemIDplus by SRC, Inc.