Fluoresent colorless plates. Pitchy residue obtained in the distillation of peat-tar and of petroleum.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
2 22 36/27
Melting point, °C
Boiling point, °C
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2E-10 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Store at 2 - 8 C. Keep container tightly closed. Store in a dark area.
Wear face shield or protective goggles, protective gloves and clothing. In cases of dust production, head/neck protection should also be used.
Dust production: dust mask with filter type P3. High dust production: compressed air/oxygen apparatus
Stop dust cloud by humidifying. Solid spill: shovel. Carefully collect the spill/leftovers. Take collected spill to manufacturer/competent authority. Clean contaminated surfaces with an excess of water . Wash clothing and equipment after handling
Releases oxides of carbon upon combustion.
Possible risks of irreversible effects/
Consult a doctor/medical service if you feel unwell. Never give water to an unconscious person.
Consult a doctor/medical service if breathing problems develop. Remove the victim into fresh air. Unconscious: maintain adequate airway and respiration.
Consult a doctor/medical service if irritation persists. Rinse with water.
Consult a doctor/medical service if irritation persists. Rinse immediately with water.