3-Decanone

  • Ethyl heptyl ketone
Formula
C10H20O
Structure
Description
Colorless liquid.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
928-80-3
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
213-183-9
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C10H20O
Formula mass
156.27
Melting point, °C
2.5
Boiling point, °C
203
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.21 (25 C)
Density
0.819 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Partition coefficient, pKow
3.56
Heat of vaporization
44.5 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.
Protection
Impervious gloves, safety glasses, protective work clothing.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb with liquid-binding material (sand, diatomite, acid binders, universal binders, sawdust).
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Decomposition will not occur if used and stored according to specifications.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
27
Fire fighting
Extinguish with carbon dioxide, extinguishing powder or water spray. Fight larger fires with water spray or alcohol resistant foam. Wear self-contained respirator. Wear fully protective impervious suit.
Combustion products
Carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide.
Health
1
 
Flammability
2
 
 
Reactivity
1
 

Health.
Exposure effects
   Skin
May cause irritation.
   Eyes
May cause irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical treatment.
   Inhalation
Supply fresh air. If required, provide artificial respiration. Keep patient warm. Seek immediate medical advice.
   Skin
Immediately wash with water and soap and rinse thoroughly. Seek immediate medical advice.
   Eyes
Rinse opened eye for several minutes under running water. Then consult a doctor.

Transport.