Toluene, also known as methylbenzene, is an organic chemical compound. It is categorized as such because of the presence of carbon (C) atoms in its chemical formula, C7H8. You may notice that the chemical formula of toluene (C7H8), has seven carbon (C) atoms and eight hydrogen (H) atoms. This is significant because it means that it is classified as a hydrocarbon, a compound that only contains carbon (C) and hydrogen (H) atoms.
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