Hexane is a non-polar solvent. In appearance, it is a clear, colorless liquid with a petroleum-like odor that is easily evaporated. It is soluble in alcohol, ether, and acetone. It is insoluble in water. This product is industrial-grade material.
CORECHEM is a supplier/distributor of Hexane in bulk package sizes. Buy Hexane in pails or drums.
Hexane is used as a solvent for a variety of industrial applications such as extraction, cleaning, glues, etc. It is commonly used to extract vegetable oils from soybeans, peanuts, corn, or other crops. It is used in textile, furniture, printing, and shoemaking industries for cleaning. It may be used as a degreaser. It is also used in glues in various industries such as the shoe and leather industry, roofing, hobby glues, or in rubber cement. It is used in paints and lacquers, paint thinners, adhesives, and coatings. It is a constituent of gasoline. It may be used as an alcohol denaturant.
Liquid and vapor of this product are highly flammable. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames or other sources of heat. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Do not eat, drink, or smoke when using this product. Protect material from direct sunlight. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Prevent the buildup of vapors or gases to explosive concentrations. Use caution when adding this material to water. Wear appropriate personal protective equipment. Please see Hexane Safety Data Sheet for full safety and compatibility information.
UN1208, Hexanes, 3, PG II
CORECHEM is a supplier/distributor of bulk Hexane. Hexane is available to buy in 5 gallon (28 lb) pails and 55 gallon (309 lb) drums.