Usage examples for benzene

  1. The benzene solution of phenylhydrazine should be well dried before distilling, since the presence of moisture causes an increased amount of foaming to take place just after the benzene has distilled off. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  2. Solvents such as benzene, ethylacetate and chloroform fail to effect a separation of active from inactive material. – The Vitamine Manual by Walter H. Eddy
  3. The distilling flask is now attached to a condenser set for downward distillation, and the benzene is distilled. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  4. The exact same thing happened to me once in a Chem 201 lab- during an after- hours endeavor wherein I was steaming out a twenty- gallon benzene container preparatory to an experiment on the propensity of brewer's yeast to convert grape sugar into potable ethanol. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  5. He found that it was not volatile, was decomposed by heat, was soluble in alcohol, ether, chloroform, benzene, etc. – Some Constituents of the Poison Ivy Plant: (Rhus Toxicodendron) by William Anderson Syme
  6. For a product of special purity, crystallization from benzene is advisable. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  7. Most of the benzene may be distilled under ordinary pressure, and the remainder, and any low- boiling impurities, under diminished pressure. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  8. Remove paint stains with benzene or turpentine, machine oil with cold water and Ivory soap, vaseline with turpentine. – The Complete Home by Various
  9. Benzoline is not the same as benzene or benzol, which is one of the products of the dry distillation of coal. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  10. The wool fat is insoluble in water, but dissolves readily in ether, benzene, carbon disulphide, etc. – The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech