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DISTILLATES (PETROLEUM), HYDROTREATED LIGHTICSC: 1379
April 2013
CAS #: 64742-47-8Low odor paraffinic solvent
Dearomatized kerosine
Deodorized kerosene
UN #: 3082 (see Notes)
EINECS #: 265-149-8

  ACUTE HAZARDS PREVENTION FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE & EXPLOSION Combustible.  Above 66°C explosive vapour/air mixtures may be formed.  NO open flames.  Above 66°C use a closed system, ventilation and explosion-proof electrical equipment.  Use water spray, alcohol-resistant foam, powder, carbon dioxide.  In case of fire: keep drums, etc., cool by spraying with water. 

 PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS!  
  SYMPTOMS ACUTE HAZARDS FIRST AID
Inhalation Dizziness. Headache. Drowsiness. Nausea. Unconsciousness.  Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.  Fresh air, rest. Refer immediately for medical attention. 
Skin Dry skin.  Protective gloves.  Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. 
Eyes Redness.  Wear safety goggles.  First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention. 
Ingestion Aspiration hazard! Cough. Diarrhoea. Sore throat. Vomiting. Further see Inhalation.  Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.  Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer immediately for medical attention. See Notes. 

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
Personal protection: filter respirator for organic gases and vapours adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Ventilation. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. Absorb remaining liquid in sand or inert absorbent. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations. 

According to UN GHS Criteria

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DANGER
Combustible liquid
May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways
May cause drowsiness or dizziness
Causes skin irritation
Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects 

Transportation
UN Classification
UN Hazard Class: 9; UN Pack Group: III 

STORAGE
Well closed. Separated from strong oxidants. Store in an area without drain or sewer access. Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing. 
PACKAGING
 
DISTILLATES (PETROLEUM), HYDROTREATED LIGHT ICSC: 1379
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION

Physical State; Appearance
PALE YELLOW MOBILE OIL WITH CHARACTERISTIC ODOUR. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
Reacts with strong oxidants. This generates fire and explosion hazard. 

Molecular mass: see Notes
Boiling point: 150-290°C
Melting point: -49°C
Density: 0.8 g/cm³
Solubility in water, g/100ml at 20°C: 0.15
Vapour pressure, Pa at 20°C: 30-60
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 4.5
Flash point: 66-67°C c.c.
Auto-ignition temperature: > 220°C
Explosive limits, vol% in air: 1.0-6
Viscosity: 1.522 mm²/s at 40°C 


EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS

Routes of exposure
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its vapour and by ingestion. 

Effects of short-term exposure
The vapour is mildly irritating to the eyes. If swallowed the substance easily enters the airways and could result in aspiration pneumonitis. The substance may cause effects on the central nervous system. Exposure to high concentrations of vapour could cause unconsciousness. 

Inhalation risk
No indication can be given about the rate at which a harmful concentration of this substance in the air is reached on evaporation at 20°C. 

Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
The substance defats the skin, which may cause dryness or cracking. 


Occupational exposure limits
 

ENVIRONMENT
The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment. 

NOTES
This is a complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained by treating a petroleum fraction with hydrogen in the presence of a catalyst. It consists of hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C9 through C16 and boiling in the range of approximately 150°C to 290°C (302°F to 554°F).
The same CAS number has also been used to identify several products. Variations in UN numbers, Hazard Classes and Packing Groups are possible.
Depending on the raw material and the production processes, the composition and physical properties of this solvent can vary considerably.
The symptoms of chemical pneumonitis do not become manifest until a few hours or even a few days have passed.
In the EU this product is registered according REACH registration number 01-2119484819-18-0010 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  EC Classification
Symbol: Xn, N; R: 38-65-51/53; S: (2)-23-24-62 

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