Dichloromethane Formula

Dichloromethane is a colorless, volatile liquid with a moderately sweet aroma. It is an organic compound with the formula CH₂Cl₂. Dichloromethane is used as a solvent. Dichloromethane is not miscible with water. Its chemical formula is CH₂Cl₂. The boiling point of dichloromethane is 39.6 degrees celcius. It is also chemically called as Methylene chloride, Methane, dichloro-, Methylene dichloride, Methylene bichloride.

Properties of Methylene Chloride

Chemical Name

Dichloromethane

Other Name

:

Methylene Chloride, Methylene Dichloride, Methylene Bichloride,

Chemical Formula

:

CH2Cl2

State

:

Liquid

Category

:

Organic

Appearance

:

Colorless Liquid

Molar Mass / Molecular Weight

:

84.933 g/mol

Molar Density

:

1.3266 G/cm3 (20 °C)

Boiling Point

:

39.6 °C (103.3 °F; 312.8 K)Decomposes At 720 °C 39.75 °C (103.55 °F; 312.90 K)At 760 MmHg

Melting Point

:

−96.7 °C (−142.1 °F; 176.5 K)

Dichloromethane is a colorless, volatile liquid with a moderately sweet aroma. It is an organic compound with the formula CH₂Cl₂. Dichloromethane is used as a solvent. Dichloromethane is not miscible with water. Its chemical formula is CH₂Cl₂. The boiling point of dichloromethane is 39.6 degrees celcius. It is also chemically called as Methylene chloride, Methane, dichloro-, Methylene dichloride, Methylene bichloride.

Dichloromethane is a chlorinated hydrocarbon that is used as an inhalation anesthetic too. It is a colorless, nonflammable, volatile liquid with a sweet, pleasant smell. It is used as a solvent in paint removers, and as solvent in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals.


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