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Indene

Synonyms & Trade Names
Indonaphthene
CAS No.
95-13-6
RTECS No.
NK8225000
DOT ID & Guide
Formula
C9H8
Conversion
1 ppm = 4.75 mg/m3
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
: TWA 10 ppm (45 mg/m3)
OSHA PEL
: none
Measurement Methods

None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless liquid. [Note: A solid below 29°F.]
MW:
116.2
BP:
359°F
FRZ:
29°F
Sol:
Insoluble
VP:
?
IP:
8.81 eV
Sp.Gr:
0.997
Fl.P:
173°F
UEL:
?
LEL:
?
Class IIIA Combustible Liquid: Fl.P. at or above 140°F and below 200°F.
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
None reported [Note: Polymerizes & oxidizes on standing. It has exploded during nitration with (H2SO4 + HNO3).]
Exposure Routes
inhalation, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
In animals: irritation eyes, skin, mucous membrane; dermatitis, skin sensitization; chemical pneumonitis (aspiration liquid); liver, kidney, spleen injury
Target Organs
Eyes, skin, respiratory system, liver, kidneys, spleen
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin: Prevent skin contact
Eyes: Prevent eye contact
Wash skin: Daily
Remove: When wet or contaminated
Change: No recommendation
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye: Irrigate immediately
Skin: Soap wash
Breathing: Respiratory support
Swallow: Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

Not available.

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also: INTRODUCTION
 
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