Appearance and character: a colorless or yellowish transparent oily liquid with a slightly pungent odor.
Melting Point:-5 ℃
Boiling point: 189°c at 760 mmHg
Flash point: 66°C
Relative vapor density (air =1): 3.4
Vapor pressure: 0.583mmHg at 25°c
Solubility: Soluble in hot water, ethanol, chloroform, glacial acetic acid, ether and other organic solvents.
Storage and transportation characteristics: Warehouse ventilation low-temperature drying; stored separately from oxidants and food additives,
Uses: disinfectant, tanning agent, wood preservative, drugs and polymer synthetic materials.