What is Methylene Chloride

Methylene chloride is a clear colorless liquid with a chloroform-like odor. It is slightly soluble in water and completely miscible with most organic solvents.

  • Synonyms: Methylene dichloride, Dichloromethane (DCM), MC, Methane dichloride, Methylene bichloride
  • INCI: Methylene Chloride
  • Chemical Formula: CH2Cl2
  • CAS Number: 75-09-2

Product Specifications

Chemical Formula CH2Cl2
CAS Number 75-09-2
Molar Weight 84,93 g/mol
Specific Gravity 1.3255
Melting Point -96,7 °C
Boiling Point 39,6 °C

Uses and Applications for Methylene Chloride


  • Coatings & Construction
  • Polymers

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