Chinese name： aniline
English name： aniline
Alias： C.I. 76000; C.I. Oxidation Base 1; Aniline; Aniline, 99,5%, 99,6%min; Aminobenzene; Phenylamine; Benzamine
Molecular formula： C6H7N
Appearance and properties：Colorless or pale yellow oily liquid. It has strong smell.
Dissolubility：It is slightly soluble in water. It is soluble in ethanol, diethyl ether and benzene.
Effects and applications
Aniline is one of the most important intermediates in dyestuff industry. In dyestuff industry, it can be used to produce acid ink blue G, acid mordant BS, acid light yellow, direct orange, direct pink, indigo, disperse yellow, cationic pink FG, reactive red X-SB, etc; In organic dyestuff, it is used to produce everbright bronze red, everbright bronze red g, pigment scarlet powder, photoluminescence phenol red, nigrosine, etc. In dyestuff industry, it is used to produce Aniline black; In pesticide industry, it is used to produce many pesticide and fungicide, such as DDV, nitrofen, propachlor, etc; Aniline is an important raw material of rubber auxiliaries, it is used to produce antioxidant, N-phenyl-2-naphthylamine, antioxidant RD and antioxidant 4010, accelerator M, 808, D and CA, etc; It can also be used as raw materials of pharmaceutical sulfa drug, meanwhile, it is the intermediate in producing spice, plastic, vernix, photographic film, etc; It can also be used as explosive stabilizer, explosion protection agent in gas and solution; Besides, it can also be used to produce hydroquinone and 2-Phenylindole, etc.