- AC 20
- Light coal tar distillate
- Middle coal tar distillate
A complex combination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons obtained from coal tar having an approximate distillation range of 300 degrees C to 400 degrees C (572 degrees F to 752 degrees F). Composed primarily of phenanthrene, anthracene and carbazole.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
EC Index Number
Carcinogenic Category 2
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool dry location, away from incompatible materials.
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Do not breath vapors. Wash thoroughly after handling. Contaminated clothing should be laundered before reuse. This material should only be handled in a hood.
Use ANSI approved chemical goggles and impervious gloves and protective clothing.
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concerned. Use NIOSH/MSHA approved safety equipment.
Stable at normal temperratures and pressures.
Wear NIOSH/MSHA approved SCBA and full protective equipment.
USCG CHRIS Code
33 Misc. hydrocarbon mixtures
IMO Pollution Category
IMO Hazard code