Molecular formula: C7H8O
Molecular weight: 108.14
Colorless and transparent liquid with weak fragrant smell and ignition taste, oxidating to become benzaldehyde and benzoic acid by the air for long time storage, bitter apricot kernel taste.
Boiling point: 205.4C
Melting point: -15.3C
Flash point: 100C(Closed), 104C(open)
Spontaneous point: 435C
Refractive index: 1.5395(ND20C)
Solubility: 1: 30 in the water, soluble in alcohol, ether and chloroform.