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Nonane

Synonyms & Trade Names
n-Nonane, Nonyl hydride
CAS No.
111-84-2
RTECS No.
RA6115000
DOT ID & Guide
1920 128
Formula
CH3(CH2)7CH3
Conversion
1 ppm = 5.25 mg/m3
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
TWA 200 ppm (1050 mg/m3)
OSHA PEL
none See Appendix G
Measurement Methods
None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless liquid with a gasoline-like odor.
Molecular Weight
128.3
Boiling Point
303°F
Freezing Point
-60°F
Solubility
Insoluble
Vapor Pressure
3 mmHg
Ionization Potential
10.21 eV
Specific Gravity
0.72
Flash Point
88°F
Upper Exposive Limit
2.9%
Lower Explosive Limit
0.8%
Class IC Flammable Liquid: Fl.P. at or above 73°F and below 100°F.
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
Strong oxidizers (e.g., peroxides, nitrates, perchlorates)
Exposure Routes
inhalation, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
irritation eyes, skin, nose, throat; headache, drowsiness, dizziness, confusion, nausea, tremor, incoordination; chemical pneumonitis (aspiration liquid)
Target Organs
Eyes, skin, respiratory system, central nervous system
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin:No recommendation
Eyes:Prevent eye contact
Wash skin:Daily
Remove:When wet (flammable)
Change:No recommendation
Provide:Eyewash
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye:Irrigate immediately
Skin:Soap wash immediately
Breathing:Respiratory support
Swallow:Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

Not available.

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also
INTRODUCTION   ICSC CARD: 1245
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