Light yellow liquid with a camphor like odor.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Boiling point, °C
Vapor density (air=1)
1.0219 g/cm3 (16.3 C)
Solubility in water
1.62 (20 C)
Partition coefficient, pKow
Hazards and Protection.
Keep in a cool, dry location. Keep container tightly closed. Store only with compatible chemicals.
Only to be handled by properly traned persons. Furnished for laboratory use only.
Wear appropriate protective gloves, clothing and goggles.
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Make no contact with the spilled material. ELIMINATE all ignition sources and ground all equipment. Stop leak if you can do it without risk. A vapor suppressing foam may be used to reduce vapors. Absorb or cover with dry earth, sand or other non-combustible material and transfer to containers. Use clean non-sparking tools to collect absorbed material.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Toxic and corrosive fumes.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
The toxological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
May cause irritation.
Vapors may cause dizziness or suffocation. May cause irritation or burns.
May cause irritation or burns.
Seek medical assistance.
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash skin with soap and water. Flush with running water for at least 20 minutes
Flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.
32. Aromatic hydrocarbons