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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
Measurement Methods

None available
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless liquid with a gasoline-like odor.
MW:
128.3
BP:
303°F
FRZ:
-60°F
Sol:
Insoluble
VP:
3 mmHg
IP:
10.21 eV
Sp.Gr:
0.72
Fl.P:
88°F
UEL:
2.9%
LEL:
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   See ICSC CARD: 1245
 
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