Vacuum pump oil

  • Distillates (petroleum), solvent-refined heavy paraffinic
Formula
Unspecified
Description
Amber liquid. Bland odor. A combination of hydrocarbons, predominantly of saturated hydrocarbons having carbon numbers in the range of C20 through C50
Uses
Vacuum pump oil

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
64741-88-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
265-090-8
EC Index Number
649-454-00-7
EC Class
Carcinogenic Category 2
RTECS
PY8045000
RTECS class
Tumorigen
Beilstein/Gmelin
NA
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Boiling point, °C
389
Vapor density (air=1)
>1
Density
0.88 g/cm3 (20 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep away from heat, sparks, and flame. Keep away from sources of ignition. Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.
Handling
Wash thoroughly after handling. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Keep container tightly closed. Avoid contact with heat, sparks and flame. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Protection
Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Respirators
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb spill with inert material, (e.g., dry sand or earth), then place into a chemical waste container. Remove all sources of ignition.
Stability
Stable under normal shipping and handling conditions.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. To extinguish fire, use carbon dioxide, dry chemical, or water fog.
Health
1
 
Flammability
0
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Exposure effects
Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause dermatitis.
   Ingestion
Aspiration hazard. May cause gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Ingestion of very large amounts may cause generalized depression, headache, and drowsiness.
   Inhalation
Inhalation of vapors in confined spaces or when hot may cause drowsiness, dizziness, headache, nausea, or lung irritation.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do NOT induce vomiting. If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid immediately.
   Inhalation
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear.
   Skin
Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid immediately.

Transport.