Pale yellow to reddish liquid.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
R: 10 36/37/38
S: 16 26 37/39
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Melting point, °C
Boiling point, °C
132 - 133
Vapor pressure, mmHg
8.3 (25 C)
0.8772 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
1.4526 (20 C)
Partition coefficient, pKow
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a cool, dry place. Keep refrigerated. (Store below 4 C.) Store in a tightly closed container. Flammables-area.
Wear appropriate protective gloves and clothing to prevent skin exposure. Use chemical safety goggles.
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29 CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Absorb spill with inert material (e.g. vermiculite, sand or earth), then place in suitable container. Use water spray to dilute spill to a non-flammable mixture. Remove all sources of ignition.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Avoid strong oxidizing agents, strong bases, air.
Oxides of carbon.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Extinguishing Media: Use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.
May cause irritation of the digestive tract. May be harmful if swallowed.
Causes respiratory tract irritation. May be harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin
Causes eye irritation.
Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
Remove from exposure and move to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.