Product Description

Wintersun code: 01-020
CAS Number: 120-12-7
Molecular Formula: C14H10
Molecular Weight: 178.23

Physical And Chemical Properties

Physical State: White-like crystal
Melting Point: 216-218 °C
Boiling Point: 340 °C
Specific Gravity: 1.24
Solvent solubility: Soluble in alcohols, benzene, Hydronaphthalenes, carbon disulfide, chloroform, and other organic solvent.
Vapor Density: 6.2
Autoignition: 538 °C
NFPA Ratings: Health: 1; Flammability: 1; Reactivity:0
Flash Point: 121 °C
Stability: Stable under ordinary conditions. Light sensitive.


Anthracene is a basic substance for production of anthraquinone, dyes, pigments, insecticides, wood preservatives and coating materials.

Sales Specification

Appearance: White-like crystal
Assay: 99% Min
Melting Point: 215-216 °C
Analytical Method: HPLC


In 25 KG drum


UN/NA: 3077
Proper Shipping Name: Environmentally hazardous substance, solid, n.o.s. (Anthracene)
Hazard Class: 9
Packing Group: III