General Information and Properties
Molecular Formula: C10H14
Secondary Butyl Benzene (SBB) or sec butylbenzene (CAS 135-98-8) is a colourless flammable liquid with an aromatic odour. Its chemical formula is C10H14 with a molecular weight of 134.22 g/mol. It is alkyl benzene and its structure has a benzene ring substituted with a sec-butyl group. Sec butylbenzene is nearly insoluble in water and miscible with alcohol, ether and benzene. SBB is widely used in the flavours and fragrance industry. Vinati Organics is a leading manufacturer of SBB with the highest quality and purity.
Physical and Chemical Properties:
|Boiling Point:||173-174° C|
|Refractive Index:||1.4890 to 1.491|
|Relative Vapour Density:||4.62|
Solubility: Nearly insoluble in water, miscible with alcohol, ether and benzene
Synonyms: sec-butylbenzene, s-butylbenzene, 1-methylpropyl benzene
How Is it Manufactured?
Secondary butyl benzene is produced by making benzene react with either n-butyl alcohol or sec-butyl alcohol in the presence of anhydrous aluminium chloride and hydrochloric acid.
Vinati Organics Pvt. Ltd. is one of the largest manufacturers of Secondary butyl benzene. Through chemistry and innovation, we offer the best quality of speciality chemicals and organic intermediaries to our clients. We produce the highest quality and purity of SBB for chemical, pharmaceutical, fragrance, toiletry and coating industries. With 3 decades of experience, Vinati Organics supplies its quality Secondary butyl benzene to over 35 countries across Europe, US and Asia. Our manufacturing approach is green to keep the impact on climate minimal and our products are environment friendly.